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Charter reform timetable

Event Anticipated Date
Announcement of review 23 May 2014
Initial Consultation May/June 2014
Review of draft Charter and Ordinances by the Council July 2014
Consultation with UCU and Staff Forum on the proposed Charter and Ordinances October/November 2014
Consultation with all staff on proposed Charter and Ordinances 16 October – 3 November 2014
Initial approval of proposed Charter and Ordinances by the Council November 2014
Senate formal review December 2014
Convocation review and comment December 2014
Final approval of proposed Charter and Ordinances by Council January 2015
Application to the Privy Council March 2015
Consultation with UCU on proposed employment contracts April-June 2015
Privy Council approval of the changes to the Charter and abolition of the Statutes 10th June 2015
New employment contracts issued to academic staff (mainly lecturers, associate professors and professors) July 2015
Implementation of new Charter, Ordinances, employment policies and contracts 1 August 2015