Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for enquiries about document application/interpretation, and a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Policy Governance Procedure

Status Historic
Effective Date 20th September 2022
Review Date 18th June 2023
Approval Authority Senior Policy Advisor
Approval Date 20th September 2022
Expiry Date 7th March 2023
Policy Author Briony Lewis
Executive Director, Governance, Legal and Strategic Operations
Policy Owner Alec Cameron
Enquiries Contact Central Policy

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This document was first approved by RMIT University Council on 24 October 2018 and took effect on 1 November 2018. The current version of this document took effect on 20 September 2022.

Changes from the previous version include:

•    Moving authority from committees to the University Policy Manager to endorse proposals to commence policy development

•    Introducing a compulsory briefing of approval authorities by policy owners midway through the policy development or review  

•    Redefining minor amendments and adding a new category of ‘administrative changes’ to policy documents.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: All