The day-to-day work of the Registrary's Office includes overseeing the running of the University's governance arrangements; statutory and regulatory compliance (including information compliance, risk management and continuity planning, emergency management, audit and value for money); and oversight of the student unions.
Audit and Regulatory Compliance
The Audit and Regulatory Compliance Office offers guidance on audit, emergency planning and risk management to University staff.
The Draftsman's Office publishes the University's official publications such as the Statutes and Ordinances, produces policies and guidelines that relate to University governance, and maintains the Roll of the Regent House. The Draftsman also works alongside colleagues in CUDAR in relation to trusts and benefactions and provides advice and guidance to a number of high-level working groups.
The governance hub provides information on the University's governance structure, decision-making processes, instruments of governance, and key personnel. It also provides a central access point for Council and committee information, papers and resources.
The Information Compliance Office offers guidance on Information Compliance, Data Protection and Records Management to University staff and students.
The University's official journal of record, the Cambridge University Reporter, is published by this Office. The Reporter team also assess eligibility for the MA under Statute B II 2.
Staff in the Registrary's Office are involved in ensuring appropriate, effective disciplinary procedures for students, as well as having oversight of the student unions.
University Council and Committees
One of the core roles of the Division is to support the work of the University Council and its committees.
Legal Services Office
The Legal Services Office is part of the Registrary's Office; it supports legal risk management and provides legal advice across the University.
The staff in the Registrary's Office work closely with the staff in the Vice-Chancellor's Office, as well as the Pro-Vice-Chancellors and their team.