There are a number of documents which bind the Uniting Church in Australia, including the Queensland Synod and its various parts:
Uniting Church in Australia Governing Rules
Queensland Synod Governing Rules
The following Synod governing bodies are constituted by charters approved by the Synod Standing Committee:
Risk Appetite Statement
The determination of Uniting Church in Australia, Queensland Synod’s risk appetite for each material risk is an essential part of the Enterprise Risk Management Framework of the organisation. Its purpose is to provide risk boundaries within which the Synod has freedom to operate, in order to pursue the achievement of its objectives.