University of Waikato Act 1963

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Reprint as at 1 August 2020

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University of Waikato Act 1963

Public Act
1963 No 8
Date of assent
25 September 1963
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
4Court 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5Visitor of the university [Repealed]
6Constitution of Council [Repealed]
7Transitional provisions [Repealed]
8Term of office [Repealed]
9Employees as Council members [Repealed]
10Disqualification of members of Council [Repealed]
11Casual vacancies in Council [Repealed]
12Proceedings of Council not affected by vacancies, etc [Repealed]
13Election of Council members [Repealed]
14Meetings of Council [Repealed]
15Special meetings of Council [Repealed]
16Council may appoint committees [Repealed]
17Council to be governing body of university [Repealed]
18Appointment of professors, lecturers, etc [Repealed]
18ACouncil to consult staff organisation about conditions of employment of academic staff [Repealed]
19Conferment of degrees [Repealed]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22Power to make statutes and regulations [Repealed]
23Seal of the university [Repealed]
24Admission of students [Repealed]
25Election of Chancellor [Repealed]
26Election of Pro-Chancellor [Repealed]
27Right to preside at meetings of Council [Repealed]
28Vice-Chancellor [Repealed]
29Acting Vice-Chancellor [Repealed]
30Constitution of Academic Board [Repealed]
30ATerm of office of members of Academic Board [Repealed]
30BCasual vacancies in Academic Board [Repealed]
31Chairman of Academic Board [Repealed]
32Meetings of Academic Board [Repealed]
33Proceedings of Academic Board not affected by vacancies, etc [Repealed]
34Functions of Academic Board [Repealed]
35Academic Board may appoint committees [Repealed]
36Council to consult Academic Board on academic matters [Repealed]
36ASchools of Studies and Boards of Studies [Repealed]
37Benefactions to be strictly applied [Repealed]
38Bulk funding [Repealed]
39Money to be paid into bank [Repealed]
40Withdrawals from bank [Repealed]
41Loan money to be paid into a separate account [Repealed]
42Investment of money [Repealed]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]
53Vesting of property in the University of Waikato [Repealed]
54Protection of staff [Repealed]
55Saving of certain statutes, regulations, etc [Repealed]
56Consequential amendments [Repealed]
Reprint notes

An Act to establish a university in the South Auckland Land District