National delegate conference 2014

17 – 20 June 2014

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.

Venue and accommodation

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

The venue

For more than 30 years, the council-run Brighton Centre has been a favourite UK venue for exhibitions, conferences, trade fairs, public shows, product launches, banquets and live entertainment. For more information, see the Brighton Centre’s website.

Travel arrangements

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. 

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.


Please download the 2014 NDC accommodation booking form (PDF).

View the accommodation selections available and choose hotels in order of preference. Then simply book online via or complete and return the accommodation form by Friday 10 May 2014.

Completed forms should be returned to:

Accommodation Bureau
First Floor
Brighton Town Hall
Brighton BN1 1JA

or emailed to

All requests will be dealt with on a first come first served basis. Please note that more accommodation may become available so please check the online site for up-to-date availability. Please note that bookings can still be taken after 10 May 2014 but we cannot guarantee rates or availability after this time.

If you have any queries regarding your hotel reservation please contact the Accommodation Bureau directly on 01273 292626 or by email at


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