Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Welcome

The Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs was established in July 2015 as a component of the Service Improvement Project. The Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs is responsible for coordinating the governance of the University. The Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs provides advice to the Vice-Chancellor, senior executives and staff of the University in relation to University governance, audit and risk management, investigations/appeals and complaints, legislative compliance, legal requirements, policy management and records management.

The Office of Governance and Corporate Affairs also assists with other administrative, governance and advisory services relating to the corporate organisation of the University, such as graduation, elections, University rules and delegations. 

The Office has strategic oversight and/or management of the following functions:

  • Governance (corporate and academic);
  • Audit and Risk Management;
  • Investigations, Appeals and Complaints;
  • Legislative Compliance;
  • Legal Services;
  • University Policy (both academic and non-academic) advice and management; and
  • University Records (advice and management).

The Office is organised into four complementary operational units:

  • Governance Services;
  • Audit and Risk Management;
  • Complaints and Records Management; and
  • Legal Services.