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Public consultation

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Guide

Clean energy agreement making on First Nations land: what do strong agreements contain?

This publication outlines best practice guidelines for how clean energy companies could approach agreement making with the First Nations landholders of their potential development site.
Report

Report on the deliberative engagement process with Victorian consumers

This report documents the deliberative community engagement program delivered to inform Vulnerability Strategy to facilitate more equitable access to essential services.
Book

Community engagement 101: understand the impact of public consultation

Written for on-the-ground practitioners, engagement professionals and community members, this resource provides accessible explanations that cover the basics and bring an understanding of the principles that underline best-practice engagement.
Discussion paper

Freshwater farm plan regulations

This consultation document seeks feedback on options that will inform the development of freshwater farm plan regulations under part 9A of the Resource Management Amendment Act 2020.
Book

People in planning

This ebook is based on interviews with 15 UK-based developers and planning, engineering, traffic and communications consultants during April 2021.
Guide

A guide to establishing a children and young people’s advisory group

This resource has been developed to help organisations, including government departments, meaningfully and effectively involve children and young people in their decision making.
Submission

A proposed national policy statement on Indigenous biodiversity

The Ministry for the Environment and the Department of Conservation have published key themes from submissions made during the consultation on the proposed National Policy Statement for Indigenous Biodiversity. Over 7,000 submissions were made on the proposed NPS including valuable suggestions for improvements.
Blog post

International public participation models 1969-2020

In this blog post, Sally Hussey provides an essential public engagement resource compiling 60 international public participation models dating back fifty years to Arnstein’s influential ‘Ladder of Citizen Participation’.
Report

Investigation into the planning and delivery of the Western Highway duplication project

Victorian government agencies acted in good faith when consulting with traditional custodians seeking to protect Aboriginal cultural heritage on Djab Wurrung Country near Ararat, the Victorian Ombudsman has found.
Video

What would culturally responsive regulation of Aboriginal organisations look like?

This presentation discusses how they might fit with the centrality of culture and community control to successful outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities.