As a member of a water board, you can perform your governance responsibilities with confidence
With a range of solutions focused on the governance issues facing water boards, Governance Evaluator helps you build your capabilities to deliver consistent, quality service outcomes for communities.
The Governance Evaluator Water content is compliant with the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), is informed by the Water Act and has been fully tested by a Water Board Think Tank to ensure that outcomes are relevant, insightful and actionable.
The most straightforward & intelligent way to improve governance in the water sector
Governance Evaluation combines intelligent technology solutions with expert governance consultants to aid in building your governance capabilities. We work with you to combine the complementary solutions, designing a governance program that meets the needs of your board or council.
Board Governance Program
Our Board Governance Program is designed to improve the collective capabilities of your board. Founded on evaluation, the principles of good governance and the responsibilities of governing bodies within the environment in which they are operating, you can design your program to meet the specific needs of your board.
“We’ve evaluated for the last 4 years, it’s a foundational part of our annual board calendar for supporting a strong culture for quality and safety.” – Bronwyn Pike
Director Development Program
Our Director Development Program helps you to build the individual capabilities of your directors whilst providing insight into the collective skills of your board. The program supports both new and experienced director development, and aids succession planning and induction for the enhanced director onboarding.
Our Peer Review solution helps you to better understand the individual capabilities of your governing body through a highly confidential process that seeks to inform individual development plans.
Our Sub-Committees Review solution provides an indepth analysis of the effectiveness and efficiency of your sub-committees and looks to identify any gaps in your sub-committees role for informing good decision making by the governing body.
Our Independent Convening solutions add rigour to your program through their facilitation skills, extensive knowledge of best practice evaluation processes, and their governance and sector expertise.
– Peter Vogel (former Chair), Grampians Wimmera Mallee Water
– Kylie Warne (former President) and Bernadette Uzelac (former CEO), Geelong Chamber of Commerce
- moved as a group of individual professionals to be a very strategic and governance focused board
- found the new directors are orientated and more strategic
- streamlined and made more efficient our board meetings, processed and committees.”
– John Maher (former Chair), South West Healthcare
Get a shared and consistent understanding of good governance and deliver positive outcomes for your community.
With the right insights & support you can make informed decisions on how to enact your governance responsibilities
Founded on evaluation, the principles of good governance and the responsiblities of governing bodies within the environment in which they are operating, you can design your program to meet the specific needs of your board.
Individual & Collective Programs
Governance Evaluator has solutions for improving the collective performance of governing bodies, their sub-committees, as well as the development of individuals.
Sector Specific Programs
Governance Evaluator provides a range of governance performance building solutions, specialising in a range of sectors to specifically support the roles and responsibilities of governing bodies within those sectors to effectively govern their organisation.
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