The administration and operation of the UWA Student Guild are covered by a series of regulations:

Guild Regulations

Note 31 May 2022: On 23 May 2022 Senate approved amendments to the Student Guild Election Regulations. Details of the amendments can be obtained from the Student Guild (Guild Administration: (08) 6488 2295 Email: [email protected]). Amendments include, but are not limited to, matters noted in the following extract from the Senate proceedings held 23 May 2022.


The President of the Student Guild introduced the item and highlighted two proposed amendments to the version distributed in the agenda circulated in hard copy to members at the meeting as follows:

  • Section 613(2) Disqualification from candidature – amended to align with restrictions for candidates of Federal elections under Section 44 of the Commonwealth Constitution; and
  • Section 615(7) Lodgement of deposit – the Nomination deposit is to remain at $10 following a request by the UWA Student Guild Council.

A minor amendment relating to capitalisation was also requested to Section 610(2).

The regulations (as amended) can be accessed through the below link.


Subject to minor amendments, the Senate approves the amendments to the Student Guild Election Regulations as outlined in Attachment A.

Download Guild Election Regulations (2022)

Department Rules

UWA Statute

The Guild is also written into the University By-Laws. Read the University Statute here.

UWA Regulations for student conduct & discipline

Click here for the University's Regulations for student conduct and discipline.

Read the Guild's Student Representative Code of Conduct