The University of Newcastle is governed by the principles of accountability, fairness and transparency in its operation and relationship with all stakeholders.

Governance Hub

Welcome to your one-stop-shop for governance information, advice and support. Governance activities at UON are facilitated by the Council Services and Chancellery (CSC) team.

Good governance is essential for UON’s long-term performance, sustainability and reputational strength. A strong governance framework enables us all to make good decisions that protect the University’s interests and help us achieve our organisational objectives efficiently, effectively, ethically and in compliance with relevant laws.

How can we help you?

Governing Bodies Support Portal

To help you better understand governance as it applies to UON’s governing bodies, like clubs and societies, student bodies or incorporated associations, we’ve rounded up a great collection of resources that will help you grow and strengthen your governance skills.

Head to the Support Portal and select the option most relevant to you.