Strategy and policy

Strategies, statutes, policies, and procedures for the governance and management of Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington.

University strategies

The University has a Strategic plan that sets out eight strategic goals which are:

  • Research
  • Learning and teaching
  • Student experience
  • Public contribution
  • External relations
  • Equity, diversity and inclusion
  • Capability and resources.

Associated strategies and frameworks available are:

University policy

Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington's values, mission and Commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi provide a context for its Policy framework. Policies and statutes facilitate compliance, on the part of the University and individual staff and student members, with government legislation.

Policies are organised in the following categories:

New Zealand legislation

Victoria University of Wellington has obligations to comply with New Zealand legislation. Legislation relevant to the activities of the University can be accessed on the New Zealand legislation website.

Policy enquiries

For more information about the policy process or enquiries concerning individual policy or statutes, contact