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Governance

Zoological Parks and Gardens Board

The Zoological Parks and Gardens Board is the governing body of Victoria’s three great zoos: Melbourne Zoo, Healesville Sanctuary and Werribee Open Range Zoo. Set up in 1973 as a statutory authority, the board’s role is to protect and promote the zoos and their roles in conservation, research and education.

Zoos Victoria Foundation Board

The Zoos Victoria Foundation Board comprises a select group of Melbourne's influential community and business leaders, who play an ambassadorial role in the development of fundraising and partnership opportunities with individual donors and the corporate and philanthropic sectors.

Zoos Victoria Privacy Policy

We have a strict privacy policy that governs how we treat the information we gather to help us improve our content, and your online experience.

Accessibility at Zoos Victoria

At Zoos Victoria, we believe in universal accessibility. We are committed to meeting the needs of all our visitors, regardless of their circumstances. 

The Protected Disclosures Act 2012 

The Act is over sighted by the Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission (IBAC). The new Act not only expands the definition of improper conduct but also restricts to whom a disclosure can be made and also restricts to whom the disclosures can be made about.

Find out more information about the policy Whistleblower and Welfare Management Policy

Gifts, Benefit and Hospitality Policy

Incorporates the minimum accountabilities for managing gifts, benefits and hospitality at Zoos Victoria.