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Frequently asked questions we get asked.

What happens during the standing period?

During the standing period, students who are interested in the roles available will put themselves forward and submit their publicity.

Anyone who puts themselves forward will then have to attend a candidates' briefing session after the standing period has closed where they learn about the important rules, key dates and process. No campaigning should happen during the standing period and will only begin once voting opens.

What happens during the voting period?

The voting period is when you can read candidate manifestos and vote in order of preference.

Here are some frequently asked questions around voting which we wanted to answer to help inform you.