BEC is a Community Benefit Society rules of the Society are available here.
Shareholders in BEC become members of the society. There is a principle of one vote per member regardless of how many share are held by each member.
Bondholders do not acquire voting rights in BEC by owning the bonds. If an applicant is also a member of BEC, their entitlement to vote as a member will not be affected by owning bonds. To the extent that applicants may need to make decisions affecting the bonds, they have the collective rights set out in the Bond Instrument and meetings.