Victoria University is regulated by the Victoria University Act 2010 which confers powers upon its peak governing bodies to administer the business, performance and strategy of the University.
The University is governed by:
- Council: the formally constituted governing body that oversees and is accountable for all of the University's operations.
- Vice-Chancellor: the Principal Academic Officer and CEO, and manages the day-to-day business of the University.
- Academic Board: the body established to assure the quality of the University's teaching, learning and research.
University Governance sits in the Office of the Vice Chancellor.