Disabled Members News


The 2019 UNISON Disabled Members’ Conference takes place from Saturday 2nd to Monday 4th November at Brighton Convention Centre

Branches and Regions can send delegates to the Conference to debate motions and amendments on issues that affect disabled members  in the workplace.
The Birmingham Branch is one of only six Branches that send delegates from its own self organised group.
The Conference gives disabled members the opportunity to meet other disabled members from around the country. It takes place over three days. There are guest speakers and workshops

2019 UNISON Birmingham Branch DATES

The Group meets on the second
Monday of the month at the
McLaren Building Priory Queensway

August 12th

September 9th

October 14th

November 11th

December 9th


If you are interested in coming to the Conference in
November this year then come along to the meeting on
Monday June 8th when delegates will be elected to go.

The 2019 Conference timetable is as follows:

5.00pm Friday, 12 July 2019 Deadline for Submission of

5.00pm Friday, 12 July 2019 Deadline for Submission of Amendments to Standing Orders

5.00pm Friday, 12 July 2019 Deadline for Submission of
Amendments to NDMC Constitution

Friday, 2 August 2019  Publication of Preliminary Agenda

5.00pm Friday, 25 July 2019 Deadline for Submission of Delegates

5.00pm Friday, 6 September 2019 Deadline for Submission of

Friday, 4 October 2019 Publication of Final Agenda

5.00pm Friday, 25 October 2019 Deadline for Submission of Emergency Motions

5.00pm Wednesday 30 October 2019 Deadline for Submitting Change of delegates

If you require any further information regarding Disabled
Members’ Conference please contact Philippa Hands on
0121 200 7107
or via email Philippa.hands@birminghamunison.co.uk