The Australian Specialty Coffee Association intends to hold its AGM on Friday 15 September, immediately after Judges Calibration for the Southern Coffee Championship, at 5pm.

The location will be Specialist Espresso Services, 171 Stanley Street, West Melbourne.

The AGM will include elections for Office Bearers of the association, including:

  • President
  • Vice-President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Barista Guild Head
  • Roasters Guild Head
  • Membership Advocate


The AGM will also selecting additional voting members of the association, which include:

  • A representative from each State or Territory of Australia


Any persons interested in nominating candidates for these positions must submit Appendix 2 of the Constitution available HERE. As per the constitution, nominations must be made in writing and signed by two financial members of the association, with written consent of the candidate. They must be sent to at least seven days before the AGM.

Only paying members of the association are allowed to vote. Full details on how to proxy vote will be distributed ahead of the AGM.

As per the constitution, only tabled items may be discussed at the AGM. Members can send through any topics to to be tabled until two weeks before the AGM, at which point ASCA will distribute the agenda.