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Waverly Council - Development of Community Engagement Guidelines

Project Member(s): Ryan, R., Molloy, L.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Waverley Council
Waverley Council

Start year: 2014

Summary: The team was engaged by Waverley Council (Council) to research Council¿s current approaches to community engagement, and aspirations for future engagement practice. There was a recognised need to enhance Council¿s strong approach to community engagement through the development of a guideline for implementing `good practice¿ community engagement at the project scale. The team conducted a document review, telephone interviews, and workshops with Waverley Council staff and elected members in order to develop good practice, user friendly community engagement guidelines for Council.

Keywords: Community participation, Local Government

FOR Codes: Structure, Delivery and Financing of Community Services, Public Policy