Policies & Procedures
Academic Freedom Policy and Charter
The purpose of this Policy is to affirm the University's commitment to upholding Academic Freedom and to identify necessary limitations.
This entry also contains the Freedom of Speech Charter.
Acknowledgement of the Kaurna People and their Land at Significant University Events Policy
The Adelaide Plains of South Australia are home to the Kaurna Aboriginal people. The Kaurna people lived on this land for over 60,000 years and were made up of independent groups living within their o...
Award of Emeritus/Emerita Professor, Emeritus Fellow and Honorary University Fellow Titles Policy
The policy provides for the award of emeritus titles to honour and acknowledge distinguished and sustained service to the University.
The purpose of the policy is to ensure the University benefits from the consistent and coherent promotion of the University's brand and to minimise risk from the misuse of the brand.
Chancellor Honorarium Policy
Council in November 2014 approved an Honorarium be given to the Chancellor of the University of Adelaide.
Contracts and Agreements Policy
The University contracts with a wide range and large number of third parties (organisations or individuals), creating legal relationships that range from simple procurement transactions to complex int...
Controlled Entity Policy
The purpose of this Policy is to provide a Controlled Entities governance framework that: satisfies the requirements of the University's governing legislation; is consistent with the University's st...
- Credit Risk Management Policy
- Endowment Fund Policy
- Foreign Exchange Risk Management Policy
Fraud and Corruption Control Policy and Plan
The Fraud and Corruption Control Policy reflects the commitment of the University to prevent fraud and corruption through effective risk management. It also recognises that effective management is bes...
Freedom of Information Policy
The University of Adelaide is a body established for a public purpose and an "agency" under the Freedom of Information Act 1991 ("the FOI Act"). Members of the public have a right of access to docume...
- Interest Rate Risk Management Policy
Legal Compliance Policy
The Legal Compliance Policy focuses broadly on compliance with laws relevant to the University's relationships, activities and purpose.
- Liquidity and Cash Investment Risk Management Policy
Protocol for Appointments by the University of Adelaide to the Governing Bodies of Entities Affiliated with, or Operating to the Benefit of, the University (Not including Controlled Entities)
The protocol sets out the principles for such appointments and the process for appointment.
Risk Management Policy
The University Council is the governing body and has statutory responsibility, among other things, for overseeing and monitoring the assessment and management of risk. A sound approach to managing ri...
Rule and Procedures for the Use of the Seal and for the Execution of Documents
These procedures outline when and how the University Seal should be affixed and when documents should be executed by the Vice-Chancellor and President in accordance with the Rule for the Use of the Un...
The University of Adelaide Governance Statement
This entry contains the University of Adelaide Governance Statement as approved by Council.
The University of Adelaide (the University) is committed to a culture of integrity and accountability and systems that support transparency in decision-making, good governance and ethical behaviour. ...