CANCELLED – 2020 Health Conference

6 – 8 April 2020

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


The decision has been taken in light of the escalation of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Delegates have been informed.

The safety of participants and their families was at the forefront of the general secretary and presidential team’s minds when they took the decision to cancel.

UNISON press release

More information will be made available shortly.

Questions about the cancellation can be sent to:

Registrations and Enquiries

Venue and Accommodation


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


Branches are encouraged to arrange accommodation through VisitBrighton.  Using VisitBrighton supports the work of our members in local government and ensures our continuing ability, as a not-for-profit organisation, to secure guaranteed rates for our conference venues.  For full details of current availability and for bookings please go to: 

or you can telephone on 01273 292626 or e-mail

Please ensure that members have written confirmation of any booked and paid for accommodation.

Travel Information

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

Wherever possible, please ensure train tickets are collected from stations.

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 conference bulletin below.

Contact the Conference Office

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

Tel: 020 7121 5123