School Governance

Madeleine McDonell

Madeleine McDonell
Madeleine is a Legal Research Consultant at CompliSpace. Madeleine has worked as a solicitor (in both Sydney and London) for over twenty years. She has also recently taught a corporations law subject at The University of Sydney Business School for several years. Madeleine holds a bachelor’s degree in Arts/Law from the University of New South Wales and a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration from The University of Technology.

Recent Posts by Madeleine McDonell

NESA Updated Registration Manuals and Updated Interim Revocation, Suspension, and Voluntary Cancellation of Accreditation Policy

The NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) has made some recent changes to the Registration Manuals for Non-government...

Podcast: Safe Physical and Online Environments

CompliSpace and Bravehearts have partnered to create a new podcast series about the National Principles for Child Safe O...

Significant Changes to the Western Australian Registration Standards for Non-Government Schools Will Take Effect on and from 1 January 2020

For a non-government school to become and stay registered it must comply with Part 4 of the School Education Act 1999 (W...

Victorian Boarding Facilities Required to be Registered with the VRQA from 2021

The Victorian Government released a Consultation Paper on the Regulation of School Boarding Facilities (Consultation Pap...

New Whistleblower Obligations Start on 1 July 2019

What is the New “Whistleblower Legislation”? The Commonwealth Government has introduced changes to the Corporations Act ...

Does your School Have the Right Evidence for your Not-For-Profit Funding in New South Wales?

With the current debate over state and federal government funding for non-government schools, many schools could be forg...