Approval Authorities - UC Policy Library - University of Canterbury - New Zealand
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Approval Authorities

Classification Approval Authority* Operational Responsibility
Academic

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

  • University Regulations
  • Academic policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Learning & teaching policy, procedures and guidelines
Finance Chief Financial Officer
  • Financial matters
Health & Safety

Vice-Chancellor


  • All policies and procedures related to Health & Safety compliance, occupational health, ACC and environmental safety
Human Resources

Executive Director of Human Resources

  • All 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

  • Code of Conduct for Students
  • Equal Educational Opportunities - equity and access
  • Accommodation
  • Other issues relating to student 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.

Updated: Nov 2016