The Board of Trustees of The Students' Union commissioned an external governance review, as part of that review as well as feedback from our lawyers and some internal recommendations changes were submitted to the Board who have agreed the changes.
The changes were to our Constitution which is made up of three parts
1) Articles of Association
2) Bye Laws
3) Policy book
The Articles and Bye Laws are the documents that are being changed, the Policy book is not part of the referendum and can be changed through the Student Ideas process.
Voting for the Referendum will be held
10:00 Monday 1 Mar - 22:00 Thursday 4 Mar
Results will be announced on Friday 5 Mar
Below are the constitution changes documents
Overview document explains reasons for the changes and what they are in broad terms.
Articles of Association as they would be If the referendum is successful.
Bye Laws as they would be if the referendum is successful.
Articles of Association, current ones with comments of all the changes.
Bye Laws, current ones with comments of all the changes.