The Governance and Nominations Committee is responsible for reviewing and advising the Council on the University's governance arrangements, ensuring the University pursues good practice and complies with external governance requirements. The Committee is also responsible for recommending to Council the appointment of lay officers and lay members to Council. During the 2019-20 academic session, the committee held five meetings including a special meeting that focused on the implementation of recommendations from the External Effectiveness Review.

Pro-Chancellor and Chair of Council (Chair)
The Vice-Chancellor
Two lay members of Council
Two staff members appointed by Senate
President of Students’ Union (or nominee)


Date papers to be submitted to Latest date for papers/agenda to go to SLTDate papers outDate of meeting Time of meeting
08/10/2021 13/10/2021 19/10/2021 28/10/2021 9:00am
11/02/2022 16/02/2022 23/02/2022 04/03/2022 9:00am
20/05/2022 25/05/2022 01/06/2022 10/06/2022 9:00am