University Policy Library - Policy writers

Further information

University Policies are statements of principles which are mandatory, govern decision-making and are binding to all staff and students of the University.

University Policies are accompanied by appropriate procedures, which are the functional steps used to implement the policy.


University Policies can be approved only by the following: By delegation of the Vice-Chancellor to an Executive portfolio holder:

Staff who are required to write University Policies must ensure appropriate approval of the policy.


Step-by-step guides to assist policy writers:

Templates and cover sheet

The following template is provided for use by policy writers:

Policies are statements of the principles which govern decision-making
Procedures are the University level functional steps used to implement policies
Processes are the defined steps undertaken at the local level
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