Decisions & policies

ANU is subject to a variety of Commonwealth legislation. To access the entire suite of legislation that applies to ANU, please visit the Legislation page.

Statutes and Rules are created, reviewed under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 and used by ANU to provide relevant guidance to staff and students in their interactions with ANU.

Delegations are used by ANU to appoint particular powers relevant to finance, human resources, council etc, to representative positions within the organisation.

Committees are used throughout ANU to make decisions for and about the ANU community. Central committees including those that provide advice to the Council, the Academic Board and the Vice-Chancellor are listed on our governance pages.