The new Victorian Local Government Act 2020

Webinar: Demystifying Deliberative Engagement and the new Victorian Local Government Act 2020 – part 1

Watch part one of this online Q&A-style conversation with practical information about deliberative engagement and how to adapt your approach to engagement to satisfy the new Victorian Local Government Act 2020.

Panellists

  • Hannah Duncan-Jones, Director Responsible for the Implementation of the Local Government Act 2020, Local Government and Suburban Development Group, Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions
  • Sharon Redmond, Project Manager, Legislation Implementation, Local Government Victoria, Local Government and Suburban Development Group, Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Moderated by Amy Hubbard – Capire Consulting Group and IAP2 Australasia Director.

 

Topics

  • An overview of the relevant changes to the Victorian Local Government Act
  • What the new legislation is aiming to achieve
  • How to correctly align engagement with IAP2 principles (the IAP2 Spectrum and IAP2 Core Values)
  • Where to find out more

Webinar: Demystifying Deliberative Engagement and the new Victorian Local Government Act 2020 – part 2

Watch part two of this online Q&A-style conversation with practical information about deliberative engagement and how to adapt your approach to engagement to satisfy the new Victorian Local Government Act 2020.

Panellists

  • Max Hardy, Director, Max Hardy Consulting
  • Emanuela Savini, Doctoral Student and Industry Fellow, Institute for Public Policy and Governance, UTS
  • Georgie Meyer, Team Leader Community Engagement and Partnerships, City of Melbourne

Moderated by Amy Hubbard – Capire Consulting Group and IAP2 Australasia Director.

 

Topics

  • What is deliberative engagement
  • What makes deliberative engagement different from engagement?
  • Deliberative engagement in the context of the Victorian Local Government Act
  • How to achieve deliberative engagement with lower budgets
  • Building capacity for deliberative engagement in councils
  • Insights from the field
  • Key tips from the thought leaders/experts

You can view a copy of our panel’s answers to a few extra questions that were asked here.