Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Naming Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 4th April 2011
Review Date 4th December 2014
Approval Authority Board of Trustees
Approval Date 31st March 2011
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Unit Head Deborah Carr
Executive Director, Advancement
96859540
Author Tanya Rubin
Associate Director, Advancement Services
Enquiries Contact Deborah Carr
Executive Director, Advancement
96859540

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

22 March 2018 – update all references to the position title Director, Estate and Commercial renamed 


23 November 2017 – Policy amended to remove the reference to the redundant unit title “Office of Capital Works and Facilities” and replace with “Office of Estate and Commercial”.


12 October 2017 – Policy amended to remove the redundant position title “Director, Capital Works and Facilities” and replace with “Director, Estate and Commercial”.


4 August 2017 – Amendment – Remunerations and Nominations Committee replaced by Board Executive Committee.


21 November 2016 - Policy amended to reflect unit title change of the 'Office of People and Culture' to the "Office of Human Resources".

8 July 2016 - policy amended to reflect the official name change of the University concurrent with the change to the University's Act and By-Law.

10 February 2015 - Amended policy to reflect change of position title from 'Vice-Chancellor' to 'Vice-Chancellor and President'

10 February 2015 - Preliminary review complete - a full review of this policy is currently underway.

3 January 2012 - Minor changes made to the document to reflect changes to the leadership and management structure approved by the Board of Trustees and effective 1 January 2012. Clauses amended: 16, 21

This version of the policy is substantially revised and now applies to naming of UWS infrastructure, organisational units, academic positions, and scholarships and prizes. The former version dealt only with the naming of property. Clauses Amended Policy: All Procedure: All Guidelines: All