Principles, rules and guides for committees

Further information

  • A to Z of Committees
  • Acts and Statutes

The University has established comprehensive principles, rules and guides for staff involved in committees.

Rules for the operation of committees
The purpose and operation of committees including membership, chair, function, decision making and communication lines, quorum and conduct of meetings.
Principles for the operation of committees
Determining whether good governance and better practice standards are actually achieved and ensuring that the committee is adding value.
Committee members' Code of Conduct
Key responsibilities and obligations.
Committee constitutions template and decision making maps 
Instructions to help those staff who are given the responsibility of drafting or redrafting the constitution of a committee.
Guide to effective committee meetings
Guide for chairs, members and executive officers of all University decision-making bodies.
Guides for executive officers and committee members
Information on preparing agendas and documents for meetings.

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