Election rules can be found here. Please read them.

Have the rules changed

Yes, the Union has amended the rules. This has been done in light of the current lockdown and the likely rules around social distancing and COVID health and safety. As a result the election will be entirely online. No physical campaigning, whether face to face interaction or handing out materials, is permitted. Please read the rules fully and ask any questions to

Election bye law can be found here. 

Find out elections terms and conditions here.


Can I complain about a candidate or their supporters?

Any student can submit a complaint about a candidate or their supporters.

You can use the NSU’s Complaints form or submit a complaint to


Role Description

All the role descriptions can be found here for Sabbatical Officers and here for the voluntary roles.

If you are running for a Sabbatical position, as well as an online nomination form, you will need to complete a Trustee Declaration Form.


NSU Logos

Feel free to use these logos in your publicity to let people know you are running for a role in the Students’ Union

Logo Pack