View our policies, standards, procedures and guidelines. Stay informed on governance.

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Welcome to the policy website

This is the authoritative collection of policies and related standards, procedures and guidelines that apply University-wide.


Policy Hub

We are building a new Policy Hub as part of the Policy Transformation Program (PTP) to:

  • reduce the number of policies and cut down on red tape
  • adopt a trust-based approach to decision-making
  • apply plain language for ease of understanding
  • provide an accessible format.
Browse A-Z

Find a policy document in the A to Z list.

Consultation drafts
Provide your feedback on the latest policy drafts.
Recently approved

Policies approved in 2024 by the Vice-Chancellor and President

Templates, forms and information about the UNSW Policy Framework.

COVID-19 Policy Addendum

 A COVID-19 Policy Addendum was approved by the President and Vice-Chancellor on 26 August 2020.

It was last updated by the President and Vice-Chancellor on 23 September 2021 to reflect the ongoing COVID-19 impact on the University.

The Director of Governance & University Secretary may amend this Addendum in accordance with information communicated by the Vice-Chancellor to all staff and students.