Court

The 2019 meeting of Court took place on 6 December.

You can leave us your feedback for this year's meeting by filling in our online feedback form.

The Convening Notice was circulated to all Court members on 30 October 2019. For a copy of the Convening Notice, please see below:

The following papers for the meeting are now available to download:

If you have any queries, please contact the Governance Team directly.


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