SGE by-elections: local government and higher education

UNISON sign at the union's centre in London

By-elections will also be held for two vacant seats on the higher education and local government service group sxecutives, these are:

Higher education – Yorkshire and Humberside female seat

Local government – North West female seat

The nomination period opens on Tuesday 11 July and closes at 5pm on Friday 18 August 2017.

By-election procedures and forms can be downloaded from the union’s elections webpage at

For any election enquiries, contact the member liaison unit at the UNISON centre:  telephone 020 7121 5399, email