Governing Documents

August 25, 2022


The Memorandum and Articles of Association (known simply as 'the Articles') is the Students' Guild governing document as a company and a charity.

Memorandum and Articles of Association (2021)


The Byelaws regulate in more detail what the Students' Guild does and how we do it.

Byelaws (12 July 2022)


Student Policy is set by Guild Council or by the student population through a referendum. Unless specified, student policy lapses after 3 years (unless repealed before).

If you want to submit a policy proposal, please contact an Officer, submit an agenda item for Guild Council, or talk to the Voice Team.

Please note, this is distinct from corporate policies which is set by management for legal compliance.

Adopting the IHRA definition of antisemitism 13 Nov 2019 (adopted by Trustee Board 3 Feb 2020)

Stance on Tuition Fee Compensation (due to COVID-19) 15 Feb 2021 (lapses 15 Feb 2024)


The Guild has also issued various regulations which outline specialised processes, procedures and requirements.

(Corporate) policies and procedures

Student Activities Regs

Election Rules