University Solicitor's Office

Governance and Legal Services

The role of the Governance and Legal Services is a wide one and includes all aspects of University governance, committees, legal services including data protection, freedom of information and risk managment.



See how the University is governed and read profiles of the Vice-Chancellor, Senior Management Team and Governing Body.

Read about governance

Data protection

The University holds and processes information about employees, students, and other data subjects for academic, administrative and commercial purposes, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018.

Learn about data protection

Freedom of Information

It is our responsibility to make publications available which promotes greater transparency and accountability across the public sector.

Read Freedom of Information



View the A-Z of policies and procedures governed by the Governance and Legal Services.

Find the policy or procedure you need


Legal terms and conditions and privacy policy regarding the use of the University website.

Read the legal information

Risk Management

Risk management polices and procedures are managed by Governance and Legal Services.

View Risk management polices and procedures


A - Z

Here’s a full list of all our services. If you know what you’re looking for and need to access it quick this tool will help you do this.  

View all of our services


Department structure and contact list for the Governance and Legal Services.

Contact Governance and Legal Services


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Last edited: 08/11/2021 14:57:00