Policy and governance

John Curtin was a leader who believed that a great university should ‘look ever forward’. Our policies and governance provide a framework to ensure we honour this ideal.


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Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan is our guiding document. It identifies who we are, describes where we want to be by 2020, and shows us how we will get there.

View our Strategic Plan.


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Annual reports

Our annual reports contain information about our activities, key performance indicators and financial statements.

Read our yearly reports.


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Academic Integrity

Academic Integrity is fundamental to Curtin’s expectations of its community members.

Learn about Academic Integrity at Curtin.


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Compliance and legal

Our policies and procedures help to ensure Curtin University runs as smoothly as possible.

Read about our compliance and legal obligations.


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Curtin Master Plan

The Curtin Master Plan outlines a vision for 2030 and aims to deliver in four networks.

Read about our master plan.


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Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2017-2020

Our Disability Access and Inclusion Plan makes Curtin a more accessible and inclusive environment.

Read about our disability access and inclusion plan


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Governing authority

The Council is the governing body of the University and its powers are set out in the Curtin University Act 1966 (WA).

Learn more about our Governing authority.


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Organisational structure

Curtin University is a multi-campus university with teaching and research grouped into five study areas.

See our organisational structure.


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Enabling legislation

Curtin University is a body corporate established under the Curtin University Act 1966 (WA).

Read about our enabling legislation.