About Governance Zone
King's College London produces a wide range of corporate documents to ensure that the university is effectively managed in accordance with its Charter and Statutes, legal requirements and standards of best practice.
Governance Zone provides central access to regulations, policies and strategies for King's staff, students, researchers and visitors. All content is also freely accessible to members of the public. For definitions of document types, please see our glossary.
Governance Zone also provides access to information on key university committees, such as King’s College London Council, Academic Board and their sub-committees. This includes details of membership and copies of publically available published minutes.
Scope of Governance Zone
Governance Zone includes all current documents relating to the management and governance of King’s College London. Please note that continued publication of a policy beyond its documented review date shall not invalidate the policy. The site does not include:
Documents which only apply to a particular section of the university, such as policies and procedures relating to individual Faculties and Departments. These documents are available to King’s College London students and staff via the university intranet
Expired or superseded documents. The only exception to this are Academic Regulations, where versions from previous years are still available via Governance Zone. In all other cases, to consult a previous version of a current document or an expired document, please contact us.
Using Governance Zone
Documents within Governance Zone can be accessed in a number of ways.
- Policies, strategies, procedures and guidelines can be searched by theme or by document type
- Alternatively enter any keywords into the search function to search across Governance Zone
- All university regulations are grouped together for ease of access
- Information on committees, including some published minutes, is available separately to aid transparency
Individual documents are accessed via a document profile page displaying information including a basic description, date of approval and document owner. In some cases links are provided to related documents. All documents are supplied in PDF format.
Help and support
For additional support with using Governance Zone or queries about the site, please do contact us.