ASCILITE is governed by its constitution and by-laws in accordance with the Associations Incorporations Act 1985. The constitution can be viewed here. An elected Executive Committee decides upon policy, strategy, plans and the activities of the Association and it is supported by a paid Secretariat who provides part-time administrative support to the Executive. The Society's first Constitution was registered in 1987 and has been updated several times to better serve the ascilite community and comply with the Act.
To be Australasia’s foremost community, leading and advocating for excellence in the use of digital technologies in tertiary learning and teaching.
To promote and recognise exemplary innovation, evidence–based practice and research, in the sustainable use of educational technologies to progress pedagogical practice.
The ASCILITE 2016 – 2019 asciltie Strategic Plan identifies the strategic goals and objectives that will guide the society's plans and activities from 2016 through to 2019 within the strategically important areas of sustainability, innovation, evidence-based practice and research.
The Annual Report reports on the activities of the ascilite Executive and community for the year. It is prepared by the President and made available to all members of the Society before and during the Annual General Meeting (AGM). Copies of ascilite’s Annual Reports and AGM Meeting Minutes are available from the archives.