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Naming of Public Schools and Facilities Policy


1. Policy statement

The Department of Education (the Department) names schools and facilities in accordance with Ministerial direction.

2. Policy rules

Ministerial approval must be obtained for the naming of schools and facilities.

Principals will follow the process for Ministerial approval detailed in the Naming of Public Schools and Facilities Procedures.

3. Responsibility for implementation and compliance

Principals are responsible for implementation of the policy.

The Director, Asset Planning and Services and Director, Public Schools Planning, are responsible for compliance monitoring.

4. Scope

This policy applies to all employees.

7. Contact information

Policy manager:

Director, Asset Planning and Services

Policy contact officer:

Director, Asset Planning and Services

T: 9264 4573

8. History of changes

Effective date Last update date Policy version no.
7 December 2012 1.0
Approved by Corporate Executive 16 November 2012. D12/0812988
7 December 2012 12 September 2018 1.1
Minor changes to include reference to Public Schools D18/0151652, and changes to position titles and contact D18/0404760.
6 August 2019 2.0
Approved by the Director General on the 17 July 2019. D19/0318612

9. More information

Policy review date

6 August 2022