Resources

RESOURCES FOR WRITING, REVIEWING, AND DEVELOPING POLICY DOCUMENTS

Standard Operating Procedure and Guidance Note

All staff seeking amendment, review or development of policy documents should refer to the following documents:

If you have any issues or queries please contact the Policy Unit policy@mq.edu.au


Process

Complete the Approval to Proceed Checklist before drafting begins.

Use the following approved template: Policy / Procedure / Guideline Template

The following flowchart template is the preferred style to use for Procedures:

Note - to access the Flowchart template in Microsoft Visio format contact policy@mq.edu.au

To have your policy approved use the Document Approval Checklist and complete the Implementation and Communication Plan Template.


Policy Toolkit

The Policy Toolkit provides detailed information about the stages of policy review and development.  You can access the complete Toolkit, or get information about each stage as follows: