Approval authorities

ClassificationApproval Authority*Operational Responsibility
Academic Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) • University Regulations
• Academic policies, procedures and guidelines
• Learning and teaching policy, procedures and guidelines
Finance Chief Financial Officer Financial matters
Health & Safety Vice-Chancellor Policies and procedures related to Health & Safety compliance, occupational health, ACC and environmental safety
Human Resources Executive Director of Human Resources Policies and procedures related to management of staff and employment issues
Information and Technology Services (ITS) Executive Director of Learning Resources IT best practice policies and guidelines
International Executive Director of Student Services and Communications International matters
Learning Resources Executive Director of Learning Resources Management of, and best practice guidelines for, the physical campus environment
Legal Compliance University Registrar Legal and regulatory compliance
Library Executive Director of Learning Resources Library matters
Research, Consultancy and Intellectual Property (IP) issues Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) • Research issues
• Outside commercial activities by staff and students
Student Services Executive Director of Student Services and Communications • Equal educational opportunities - equity and access
• Accommodation
• Student support and welfare
• University communications (internal and external)
University Management Council Vice-Chancellor • Governance issues
• Management policy

* in accordance with the delegations approved by Council

Please see the Delegation Schedules (University website) for more detailed information.