The University of Leeds (as it is formally and legally known) is an independent corporation established by Royal Charter. Its objects, powers and framework of governance are set out in the Charter and its supporting statutes, amendments to which must be approved by the Privy Council.
To view the University's Charter, Statutes, Ordinances and General Regulations, please select the appropriate link below:
To view details of any amendments made to these documents, please select the appropriate link below:
- Previous versions of the Charter (4 February 2008; 30 March 2015)
- Previous versions of the Statutes (2 August 2010; 23 August 2012; 30 March 2015; 3 May 2018)
Previous versions of the Ordinances (1 August 2014; 15 October 2015; 26 August 2016; 3 May 2018; 3 August 2018)
Last updated 1 February 2019 (HJP)