Status and Details

Status and Details

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

Third Party Arrangements Procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 13th February 2019
Review Date 13th August 2022
Approval Authority Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Senior Vice-President
Approval Date 13th February 2019
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Responsible Officer Deborah Tyler
Director, Academic Quality and Standards
+613 9919 4310
Accountable Officer John Germov
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Higher Education
+613 99195077
Enquiries Contact Deborah Tyler
Director, Academic Quality and Standards
+613 9919 4310
Academic Quality and Standards

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

29/6/23: References to VU Sydney updated to also reference VU Brisbane. 

27/1/23:  Reference to College Dean replaced with Executive Dean. 

8/6/21: Title update – references to Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Section 5/Part A, clauses 47, 54, 63, 65 and 78) were changed as approved by the Senior Vice-President and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Global (Interim).

21/4/21: Accountable Officer updated to Senior Vice-President and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Global (Interim). 

This Procedure replaces the existing Principles of Equivalence Procedure and Schedule, and supports the Third-Party Arrangements Policy.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: All


Update 16/9/19 – Updated Clause 23 to reflect Student Appeals Regulations 2019.


10/05/2021: Division Policy and Compliance Services (PolCompServ) replaced with Risk & Compliance (RC)



22/06/2022: Division name changed from Risk & Compliance (RC) to Risk and Compliance (RC)

30/08/2022: Position name changed from Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Higher Education (DVCHE) to Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Higher Education (DVC HE)