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University Policies and Procedures

Governance Services is not responsible for the development and review of the wide range of policies which provide a framework for University business. However, it does provide a framework in which policies should be formulated, structured, approved and reviewed, as well as one-stop document library through which the University’s key policies and regulations can be accessed.

The library or 'Policy Zone' is to be further developed and will act as a central reference point for all University policies. 

Governance Services Policies and Procedures 

Anti-Money Laundering Policy

Reportable Incidents Policy

Gifts and Hospitality Policy and Guidance on the giving and receiving of gifts and hospitality

Public Interest Disclosure ("Whistleblowing") Policy

Fraud and Bribery Policy

Academic Freedom and Freedom of Speech Policy

University Subsidiary Companies Policy and Procedure

Disclosure and Conflicts of Interests Policy

Disclosure and Conflicts of Interests Policy: Related Parties and Related Party Guidance

Policy for the Engagement of External Auditors to Undertake Non-Audit Work

Procedure for Setting-up and Managing a Spin-out Company 

Travel and Expenditure Policy 

Risk Policy and Risk Appetite Statement

Safeguarding Policy and the University's approach to Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults

Students' Union Code of Practice 2021-22

Visiting and ExternalSpeakers and Events Policy

Prevent Policy Statement and the University's approach to Prevent Duty

Call Recording Policy

 

Competition and Markets Authority Policy (CMA), Guidance, and Communication Summary

CMA Policy

CMA Guidance Document

Programme and Module Change Requests Form

 

Finance

Financial Regulations

Treasury Management and Ethical Investment Policy

 

Health and Safety Policies

For Health and Safety Policies click here (public access)

For Health and Safety Policies click here (staff access only)

IT Policies

For IT Policies click here (staff access only)

HR Policies

Grading of Roles Procedure

Grievance Procedure

Maternity Leave Policy

Paternity Leave Policy

For all HR Policies click here (staff access only)

 

Marketing Policies

Philanthropic Gifts and Donations Policy 



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