Deliberately Engaging partners with state and local government, businesses, member-organisations and institutions.

We support clients to design and deliver participatory and inclusive engagement solutions for virtual dialogues or in-person forums.

Our Projects

Shape Your City (City of Casey)

2040 Community Vision Deliberative Citizens Panel (City of Glen Eira)

Local Government Towards Zero Council Consultation (Institute for Public Policy and Governance and the NSW Centre for Road Safety)

The future of Gas Citizens’ Panel (EvoEnergy ACT)

Citizens Panel on “How can work and transport practices change to benefit individuals, communities and the environment?” (University of Queensland)

Deliberative Panel on improving communication between the community and the red meat industry about animal welfare (University of Melbourne)

Yarra Valley Strategic Plan Deliberative Focus Forums (Melbourne Water)

Sydney Airport Community Panel (Sydney Airport)

Emergency Messaging Focus Groups (Yarra Valley Water)

Upper Merri Creek Integrated Water Management Community Panel (Melbourne Water)

South Perth Activity Centre Community Panel (South Perth Council)

Cannery Creek Community Planning Team (Queensland Urban Utilities)

Community Planning Process (South Gippsland Water)

Community Hospital Community Consultative Committees (Victorian Health and Human Services Building Authority)

Board Appointment by sortition (Kyneton and District Town Square Co-operative)

Elster Creek Community Panel (Melbourne Water)

Tariff Structure Review Community Panel (Western Water)

Sunbury’s Water Futures Community Panel (Melbourne Water and Western Water)

GVW Price Submission Mini-public (Goulburn Valley Water)

Customer Carbon Advisory Group (Goulburn Valley Water)

Improving Mair Street and Sturt Street (VicRoads)

South Australian Nuclear Waste Citizens’ Jury (newDemocracy Foundation)

Servicing the 12 Apostles Visitor Centre Deliberative Panel (Wannon Water)

La Trobe Valley Air Monitoring Co-Design Panel (EPA Victoria)

2040 Community Vision (Frankston City Council)

Annual Performance Forum (Goulburn Valley Water)

Customer Carbon Advisory Group (Goulburn Valley Water)

Waterways of the West Community Assembly (Victorian Department of Environment Land Water and Planning)

Hervey Bay Esplanade Community Panel (Fraser Coast Regional Council)

Vision and Values Community Panel (Melbourne Water)

Transport Pricing Community Panel (Infrastructure Victoria)

Ward Committees (Kingston Council)

Kingston Libraries Community Panel (Kingston Council)

Staying on Track (VicHealth)

Dying Well Community Panel (North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network)

Buildings in Bayswater Community Panel (City of Bayswater)

Imagine Vincent Community Panel (City of Vincent)

Gender Equality (Rio Tinto)

Green Wedge Management Plan Community Panel (Nillumbik Shire Council)

Southland Structure Plan (Bayside Council)

Young Citizens’ Jury (Brimbank Council)

Colac 2050 Citizens’ Jury (Colac Council)

Dandenong Creek Community Panel (Melbourne Water)

Customer Service Community Panel (Kingston Council)

Customer Forum (North East Water)

Queen Victoria Markets People’s Panel (Melbourne Council)

Gender Equality Citizens’ Jury (Victorian Government)

Community Panel (Barwon Water)

Elsternwick Park Masterplan Deliberative Panel (Bayside Council)

Hobsons Bay 2030 Community Workshop (City of Hobsons Bay)

Council Plan Workshops (City of Port Phillip)



We seek to build the capabilities of government, business and civil society to realise the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal 16 to:

“Ensure responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making at all levels” and

“Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels”