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Key Dates and Deadlines

Conference Key Dates and Deadlines

 

All closing times are 12 noon, unless specified otherwise

 

Date

Action

17 Feb

Election Deadline

 

Deadline for applications to stand for the positions of National President, Vice President Further Education and Vice President Higher Education. Also deadline for volunteer positions on the National Scrutiny Council.

19 Feb

Candidate Briefing

 

Briefing for all candidates for Full Time Officer positions.

24 Feb

NEW ELECTION DEADLINE

Extended deadline for FE places on National Scrutiny Council

25 Feb

Policy Deadline

 

Deadline for submission of policy topics and ideas from students’ unions.

26 Feb

Candidates announced and campaigning begins

 

Find out who is standing in National Conference elections with candidates announced today.

2 March

Registration Deadline (accommodation)

 

Deadline to register your delegates in order book accommodation. This is also the deadline for delegate details so they can submit amendments and participate in policy prioritisation. You can still register after this time but cannot book accommodation.

3 - 11 March

Amendment submission and prioritisation exercise

 

During this time all delegates can suggest amendments and vote for the policies they want to be discussed at conference.

 

Deadline to submit change proposals to the NUS UK Estimates

 

16 March

Voting opens, policy announced and reports published

 

Polls will open for NUS officer positions and we’ll also be releasing the prioritised policies for discussion at conference..

16 March

 

 

 

 

17 March

Submit questions for candidate question time.

 

Be sure to send in your questions for candidates by this date!

 

 

Final registration deadline

 

This is the final deadline to register your delegates for National Conference.

18 March

Candidate Question Time

 

This question and answer session will be held on this day and streamed live.

30 March

Delegates to check they have received voting links/are able to vote

 

31 March – 2 April

National Conference 2020

 

31 March – deadline for candidates to Democratic Procedures Committee and close of voting for Officer positions.

 

2 March - opening of voting for Scrutiny Council and Democratic Procedures Committee.

6 April

Voting closes for national Scrutiny Committee and Democratic Procedures Committee elections.