Business Continuity Policy and Framework


The Business Continuity Policy and Framework seek to minimise the impact that a disruptive incident could have on the Critical Business Functions of the University, including its teaching and learning, research and administration.

RMO File No. 2018/5595
Policy custodian Chief Operating Officer
Responsible policy officer Chief Operating Officer
Endorsed by Vice-Chancellors Executive on 10 April 2019
Approved by Policy Custodian on 17 April 2019
Related Policies University of Adelaide Business Continuity Framework

University of Adelaide Business Continuity Plan

University of Adelaide Emergency Management Plan

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Handbook - Emergency Management Chapter

Risk Management Policy

Business Continuity Institute 'Good Practice Guidelines 2018'

Related legislation BS ISO 22301:2012, Societal security - Business continuity management systems - Requirements

AS/NZS 5050:2010, Business Continuity - Managing disruption-related risk

ISO 31000, Risk Management Standard

Effective from 17 April 2019
Review Date 16 April 2022
Contact for queries about the policy Chief Operating Officer, tel: 34840

Printed copies of these documents may not be up to date. Please refer to the University Policy and Procedures website for the latest version.