Other Committees

   

A myriad of other committees which advise Standing Committee meet weekly or fortnightly:

Secretary's Committee
Though strictly-speaking not a committee, members of Secretary's Committee assist the Secretary and members of Standing Committee with their social events. Please see the Elections page for the membership of this committee.

Consultative Committee
Consultative Committee consists of all members of the Society. It meets on a Monday at 1.15pm in termtime, in the Gladstone Room. It is your opportunity to question your elected officers and committee members and select the topics for the Emergency Debates (which take place each week before the main debate).

Finance Committee
Finance Committee discusses the Society's income, expenditure, and budgets, before making recommedations to Standing Committee. It meets on a Monday at 4pm immediately before each Standing Committee. If you wish to become a member of Finance Committee please contact the Returning Officer.

Library Committee
Library Committee meets on Mondays at 2.30 pm, usually in the Morris Room, and selects books for inclusion in and withdrawal from the Society's Library. Recent minutes are available here.  If you wish to become a member of the Library Committee please contact the Librarian-in-Charge, Su Lockley. 

Treasury Committee
Treasury Committee meets fortnightly at times announced on the Society's main noticeboard. It scrutinises spending on the maintenance of the buildings and gardens, and makes suggestions for their improvement to Standing Committee.

Wines & Spirits Committee
Wines and Spirits Committee meets fortnightly at times announced on the Society's main noticeboard. It sets the prices and policy for the Members' Bar.

For full details of other committees please consult the Rules, which can be found in pdf format in the section on the left.  If you wish to become a member of a committee please contact the Returning Officer.

Term Card

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If you have any questions or requests about this term please do not hesitate to get in touch at president@oxford-union.org. You can join all year round, so if you're not a member yet - don't worry as it's not too late!