Conference information

Registration details

Registration has now closed. If you have registered, you should have received an email with further information.  Some of the emails have bounced back, so if you haven't received anything please email

If you have any enquiries about conference registration or accommodation, email NUS Scotland or phone on 0131 556 6598.

This event will be an opportunity for you to determine the future direction of NUS Scotland!  You will discuss and debate democratic policy and elect the NUS Scotland Executive Committee for 2013-14.


Documents available

CD1 Notice of Conference - introduces key dates and processes

CD2 Timetable - key deadlines to note

CD3 Motions form - please use this to submit motions

CD4 Elections (amended) - all you need to know about how to stand for one of the NUS Scotland positions

CD5 Delegate entitlement - this outlines how many delegates each union can send to Conference

CD6 Amendment to NUS Scotland Rules form - please use this to submit amendments to the rules

CD 7 Nominations for President and Vice President (Education) - details of candidates.  Candidates' manifestos can be found here.

CD8 Amendments to NUS Scotland Rules - details of proposed amendments to the rules

CD9 Motions document - Network reports and recommendations and all motions received

CD10 Amendment form - please use this to amend any of the network recommendations or motions.  Please note that each set of network recommendations will be debated as a whole.  Any queries on the process, please contact Scottish Procedures Committee.

CD 11 Composited motions document - all the motions to be discussed and voted on

CD 12 Final amendments to NUS Scotland Rules - the proposed changes to the rules, along with any amendments submitted

CD13 Amendments to the NUS Scotland Rules for ratification

CD14 Order paper - the running order for the two days of Conference

CD15 Network reports - questions can be submitted to; also verbal and written questions will be taken at Conference

NUS Scotland Excerpt from the NUS Articles of Association of Rules


Please see CD2 Timetable (above) for details of all deadlines.

Close of motions:   8 February (has now passed)

Close of nominations for President and Vice President (Education):   8 February 2013 (has now passed)

Close of amendments:   Friday 22 February 2013 (has now passed)

Close of nominations for Vice President (Communities) and Campaign Convenors:  18:00 on Saturday 16 March at Conference

Close of nominations for Scottish Procedures Committee:  11:00 on Sunday 17 March at Conference


On the day information can be found here.

For any further information, please email



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