Democracy and Elections

Union Council Elections

Students’ Unions are one of the most democratic membership organisations in the UK. Every one of them has its own structure for debating ideas and campaigns and making decisions. They are run by students who are elected by students and everyone can have their say.

Our first set of elections finished last week and the results from these can be viewed at https://www.leicesterunion.com/news/article/6013/Autumn-Elections-Results/ . We are currently are looking to fill a number of Lead Union Reps that wern't filled the first time around and voting in these elections are open until until 3.00pm on Friday at https://www.leicesterunion.com/voice/democracy/elections/leadunionrepbyeelection/ .  To vote and also to see more details on the candidates who are running in the election visit  

If you have any questions regarding or just want to find out more information  email us at unioncouncil@le.ac.uk .