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Bylaws & Policies

Act of Incorporation

An Act to Incorporate the Dalhousie Student Union.

Act (1966)

Bylaws

The Bylaws are the highest governing document of the Dalhousie Student Union. The most recent version of the Bylaws was approved at an Annual General Meeting on April 6, 2016. 

Bylaws (2016)

Policy Passed by Council 

While the constitution (i.e. Act of Incorporation + Bylaws) provides regulations for DSU operations and management, policies govern everyday decision making. Policies can be adopted or amended by a majority vote at council.​

Issues Policy

​Issues Policies set out the DSU's position or stance in any area of concern and in a manner that is not inconsistent with the Bylaws or the Act of Incorporation.

Operations Policy

Operations Policies set out rules and procedures of the DSU in a manner that is not inconsistent with the Bylaws or the Act of Incorporation.