Key dates and deadlines

Election Deadlines

The Chief Returning Officer has decided  to pause all nominations and election processes until after the NUS Joint Boards' meeting in January. This means that all elections are paused and nomination dates are to be confirmed.

You can read the full ruling of the Chief Returning Officer here


All these dates are subject to change, so please check back regularly.

January (tbc)

Nominations open for President, Vice President (Education), Vice President (Communities), Asylum and Refugee Officer and Executive Representative positions         


Nominations for the above positions close (tbc).

Candidates' briefing for Full-time Officer candidates (tbc).

Thursday 7 February @ 12 noon

Closing date for receipt of Proposals (formerly called Motions) and Amendments to the Rules

[Scottish Procedures Committee will meet after the deadline to discuss Propsals and amendments to the rules.  Any member who has submitted may send someone to observe the discussion relevant to their submission.  The meeting will held at the NUS Scotland office time tbc.]

Thursday 7 March @ 12 noon

Registration closes

Closing date for receipt of Amendments to Proposals

Scottish Procedures Committee Meeting to discuss Amendments (date and time tbc)

Monday 19 March at 12 noon               

Closing date for written notice of Emergency Motions

At Conference on 21 March                                          

Close of nominations for election to Scottish Procedures Committee (tbc)

(at at time to be advised by the Chief Returning Officer)