2017 Energy Conference

19 June 2017 11:00am–8:00pm

The Brighton Centre, Kings Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 2GR

The national conference of UNISON’s energy service group, to discuss issues and set policy affecting members working in the energy sector.

Registration and enquiries

If you want to attend the conference, please contact your branch, who can register you as a delegate or visitor on the Online Conference System.

If you have any queries about the conference, contact our conference office (see details below).

Venue and accommodation


The Brighton Centre

The national delegate conference is UNISON’s annual ‘parliament’, bringing together delegates from across the union to decide the union’s policies and priorities.


Branches are encouraged to arrange accommodation through VisitBrighton. Using the Booking Service supports the work of our members in local government and ensures our continuing ability, as a not-for-profit organisation, to secure preferential rates for our conference venues. 

For details of current availability, please go to:  https://resweb.passkey.com/go/BUNDC2017

You can also email: delegates@visitbrighton.com or telephone 01273 292626

Travel Information

Branches are asked to book all travel arrangements for conference through Stewart Corporate Travel.  Travel application forms will be attached to the forthcoming conference bulletin.

Wherever possible, please ensure train tickets are delivered to you directly as collecting them from stations incurs an extra charge.

Travel costs for delegates will be funded nationally; travel costs for visitors must be paid for by the branch.

Branches are responsible for funding their delegates’ and visitors’ attendance at conference.  Subsistence should cover the cost of accommodation, meals, childcare, dependent care and facilitation.


Who should attend

Full details on who can attend, branch representation, proportionality and fair representation are available in the forthcoming conference bulletin.

Contact the conference office

UNISON Conference Office, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Tel: 020 7121 5123