300. Votes: General Rules

(1) On a vote on a written resolution–
(a) in the case of a company having a share capital, every member has one vote in respect of each share held by him, and
(b) in any other case, every member has one vote.
(2) On a vote on a resolution on a show of hands at a meeting, each member present in person has one vote.
(3) On a vote on a resolution on a poll taken at a meeting–
(a) in the case of a company having a share capital, every member has one vote in respect of each share held by him, and
(b) in any other case, every member has one vote.
(4) The provisions of this section have effect subject to any provision of the company’s articles.
(5) Nothing in this section is to be read as restricting the effect of–
section 142 (exercise of rights where shares held on behalf of others: exercise in different ways),
section 301 (voting by proxy),
section 339 (voting on a poll),
section 340 (voting on a poll: votes cast in advance), or
section 341 (representation of corporations at meetings).