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.

Risk Management Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 29th August 2016
Review Date 29th April 2018
Approval Authority Board of Trustees
Approval Date 26th August 2016
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Unit Head Aman Chand
Director, Audit and Risk Assessment
Author Mark Cartwright
Director, Audit and Risk Assessment
Enquiries Contact Aman Chand
Director, Audit and Risk Assessment

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

18 May 2018 – Preliminary Review Completed – A full review is underway.


The Risk Management Policy has been updated to reflect changes in the manner in which strategic risk mitigation strategies are now managed and reported on (Part 19(a)). The revisions also cover the change to the ISO 31000:2009 Risk Management standard (Part 8) and gives recognition to the recent move to biannual updates of the Western Sydney University Strategic Risk Register (Part 20(c)).





Clauses Amended

Policy: 4, 6-8, 11, 15, 19, 20