Welcome to the governance section of the East Durham College website.

Here you can access information on the Corporation and its Committees, our governance policies and procedures, minutes of meetings and details of how to become a governor.

The Corporation (or governing body) is responsible for the educational character, mission and strategic direction of the College; it determines policy and monitors the performance of the College.

The three-year Strategic Plan is published, once approved by the Board. It is available continuously and can be accessed on the Strategic Plan page of the website

The College’s latest Self-Assessment Report, and Financial Statements, will be published and available continuously, once approved by the Board, by 31st December each year.

For any enquiries relating to governance and the governing body, please contact Samantha Pritchard, Clerk to the Corporation:

Direct Line: 0191 211 7905 or Mobile: 07355 092 808 or email:

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