Policy Documents

All of our standard policy documents are available in PDF format. Click on the links below to download a copy.

HUST Constitution

The HUST Constitution is currently the subject of a root & branch review by the Trust’s Governance Working Party. An important amendment was formally approved at the June 2016 SGM by the members present. Below is a copy of the document issued at the meeting with covering notes as to why this was necessary.

Amendments to Constitution – June 2016 SGM: HUST SGM June 2016 Constitution Notes

The current version of the Constitution can be downloaded below. This will be updated as and when any amendments are approved by the membership.

Current HUST Constitution: HUST Constitution 2016

Election Policy

The Election Policy was formally approved at the June 2016 SGM by the members present. Below is a copy of the document issued at the meeting with covering notes as to why this was necessary.

Amendments to Election Policy – June 2016 SGM: Election Policy June 2016 SGM

Board Membership & Conduct Policy

The Board Membership & Conduct Policy was formally adopted by the Trust Board on 17th March 2016. Below is a copy of the policy document.

HUST Board Membership and Conduct Policy (2011)

Appointment Objection Process

This document is an interim policy which is proposed to be formally adopted at the SGM currently scheduled for December 2016, and covers appointments such as co-opted board members and secretarial roles.

Appointment Objection Process – Independent Secretary