Selection of Construction Related Consultants

Legislative History:

Approved by UEC: 1994/01/31; Approved by BPC: 1994/02/15; Approved by the Board of Governors: 1995/01/23; Date Effective: 1995/01/23; Amended by the Board of Governors:  2007/03/05.

Approval Authority: Board of Governors

Signature: Marshall Cohen

Description: Identifies the individuals who may be consulted regarding University work projects in the instances where such services cannot be provided by the University's staff.


York University may engage consulting engineers and other consultants to provide planning, design, supervision, project management, investigatory or advisory services related to the construction, renovation, alteration, repair and operation of the University's physical facilities, when such services cannot be provided by the University's staff.

The selection of planners, architects and landscape architects is covered by this policy, except in the case of major commissions, which are subject to the policy on Selection Of Architects, Planners And Landscape Architects

The Vice-President (Finance and Administration) is authorized to develop and amend related procedures as required.


Currently under review. Refer also to the Policy and Procedure on the Procurement of Goods and Services.