University of Auckland Act 1961

Reprint as at 1 August 2020

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University of Auckland Act 1961

Public Act
1961 No 50
Date of assent
8 November 1961
see section 1(2)

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Education.


1Short Title and commencement
3Constitution of the University
4University District and Court of Convocation
5Visitor of the University [Repealed]
6Constitution of Council [Repealed]
7Transitional provisions [Repealed]
8Term of office [Repealed]
9Employees as Council members [Repealed]
10Disqualification of members of Council [Repealed]
11Casual vacancies in Council [Repealed]
12Proceedings of Council not affected by vacancies, etc [Repealed]
13Election of Council members [Repealed]
14Meetings of Council [Repealed]
15Special meetings of Council [Repealed]
16Council may appoint committees [Repealed]
17Council to be governing body of University [Repealed]
18Appointment of professors, lecturers, etc [Repealed]
18ACouncil to consult staff organisation about conditions of employment of academic staff [Repealed]
19Conferment of degrees [Repealed]
20Award of certificates, etc
21Lectures to members of the public
22Power to make statutes and regulations [Repealed]
23Seal of the University [Repealed]
24Admission of students [Repealed]
25Election of Chancellor [Repealed]
26Election of Pro-Chancellor [Repealed]
27Right to preside at meetings of Council [Repealed]
28Vice-Chancellor [Repealed]
29Deputy Vice-Chancellor [Repealed]
30Constitution of Senate [Repealed]
31Chairman of Senate [Repealed]
32Meetings of Senate [Repealed]
33Proceedings of Senate not affected by vacancies, etc [Repealed]
34Functions of Senate [Repealed]
35Senate may appoint committees [Repealed]
36Council to consult Senate on academic matters [Repealed]
37Admission of affiliated institutions [Repealed]
38Benefactions to be strictly applied [Repealed]
39Bulk funding [Repealed]
40Money to be paid into bank [Repealed]
41Loan money to be paid into a separate account [Repealed]
42Investment of money [Repealed]
43Provision for Common Fund investment [Repealed]
44Travelling allowances and expenses of members of Council [Repealed]
45Council may insure members against personal accident while engaged in duties [Repealed]
46Unauthorised expenditure of Council [Repealed]
47Council to prescribe fees [Repealed]
47AFees for domestic students [Repealed]
47BFees for foreign students [Repealed]
48Fees payable to associations of students [Repealed]
49Grants by Council to associations of staff or students [Repealed]
50Powers of Council in respect of property [Repealed]
51Power to borrow by way of overdraft or temporary loan [Repealed]
52Annual report and statement of accounts [Repealed]
53Repeals and savings [Repealed]
Reprint notes

An Act to consolidate and amend certain enactments of the Parliament of New Zealand relating to the University of Auckland

Title: amended, on 1 January 1987, pursuant to section 29(2) of the Constitution Act 1986 (1986 No 114).