DRO Rulings

Deputy Returning Officer Rulings / Updates


  • On Wednesday 24 February following several complaints regarding Societies posts supporting more than one candidate the DRO issued further guidance to all society leaders via email.
  • Following the update to society leaders all candidates were also emailed and reminded on the rules concerning collective campaigning.


  • On Thursday 25 February a complaint was recieved concerning collective campaigning after the warnings had been issued. Following an investigation the following candidates were issued with a formal written warning concerning this post: Shaima Dallali, Ruqaiyah Javaid, Shahd Haj Khalil, Zoya Usman-Malik, Louis Sungunabesan.