Court

The next meeting of Court will take place on 6 December 2019.

 


Members of Court

The membership of Court has been revised as part of the Court Reform process.

Powers of Court

Court receives reports from the Board of Trustees and an annual audited statement of accounts.  Court may comment on the affairs of the University, advise the Board of Trustees on any matter, and invite the Board of Trustees to review a decision.

Court appoints the Chancellor and Pro-Chancellors upon the nomination of the Board of Trustees, and elects lay members of the Board of Trustees.

Further information can be found in the University of Bristol Charter, Acts, Statutes, Ordinances and Regulations (Statute 13).

Meetings of Court

Court normally meets once a year in December.  The Chancellor presides.  Court considers the annual accounts and the strategy and management of the University.  Court may hold special meetings at the request of its members.  Formal minutes, papers and presentations from the meetings of Court are made available to members of the public.  Further information can be found in the University of Bristol Charter, Acts, Statutes, Ordinances and Regulations (Statute 12).

 

Secretariat

Court is organised by:

The Governance team