Policy Responses

NUS is the leading voice on issues that affect students.

We represent the views of students to a number of national organisations with a stake in higher and further education policy in the UK. On this page you can browse all NUS policy responses, including consultation responses, statements on policy proposals and briefings for MPs published in the past few years.


Further Education

Written Evidence to the Post-16 Area Reviews Enquiry (September 2016) Low Pay Commision National Living Wage consultation (September 2016) Department for Education Apprentice Funding Proposals consultation (September 2016)

Building our Industrial Strategy Green Paper (April 2017)

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Higher Education


Education Committee inquiry on the impact of exiting the European Union on higher education response (November 2016)

TEF technical consultation response (July 2016)

Destination of leavers in HE response (July 2016)

Reforming Healthcare Education Funding: creating a sustainable future workforce (June 2016)
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Houses in Multiple Occupation and residential property licensing reforms consultation response 

APPG briefing- Provision of Mental Health Support for 16-21 Year Olds Moving to Further and Higher Education (December 2015)

Briefing for MPs on Housing and Planning Bill (November 2015)

Response to Strategic Planning Guidance Proposals for London Mayor's Office (October 2015)

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