Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this version of the document. It also contains information contact details for the subject matter expert.  To the right, a brief summary of the changes between this and the previous version is provided.

Conflict of Interest Procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 17th November 2020
Review Date 17th November 2023
Approval Authority University Council
Approval Date 9th October 2020
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Martin Sainsbury
Chief People and Culture Officer
martin.sainsbury@newcastle.edu.au
Human Resource Services

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

25 March 2021: Faculty changed to college throughout. College definition applied. Approved as administrative amendment by University Secretary.


22 March 2021: Definition of “University Business” updated. Approved as administrative amendment by University Secretary.


17 November 2020:  Amendments to Clause 25, 28c and 54. Definition of Researcher added.  Approved as administrative amendment by University Secretary.


This procedure has been developed to outline the steps required to disclose and manage conflict of interest, in support of the Conflict of Interest Policy.



Clauses Amended:Procedure: All