How to use the Engagement Methods Tool

1. Create an account if this is your first time accessing the tool, or simply login.

2. Once your subscription is complete, navigate to the Explore Methods page.

3. Explore our library of engagement methods, or, apply the search filters to shortlist methods.

4. Do you have a method you would like to share? Navigate to the Share your Method page and add your suggestion.

About the Engagement Methods Tool

IAP2 Australasia’s online destination for practitioner approved engagement methods.

Here, you will find over 60 engagement methods that suit a variety of contexts, engagement objectives, levels of influence, budgets, scale and time available.

Explore the whole method database to get inspired, or apply our search filters to shortlist methods that are fit-for-purpose for your context.

The Engagement Methods Tool is available for Engagement Practitioners as a subscription.

If you have an IAP2 Australasia Membership, you can subscribe for free.


About IAP2 Australasia

The International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) is a global member association which seeks to promote and improve the practice of public participation or community and stakeholder engagement.

As an international leader in public participation, IAP2 has developed tools that are widely used and acknowledged. These are the Core Values for Public Participation for use in the development and implementation of public participation processes; the IAP2 Public Participation Spectrum which assists with the selection of the level of participation that defines the public’s role in any community engagement program; and the Quality Assurance Standard for Community and Stakeholder Engagement which is recognised as the international standard for public participation practice.

IAP2 Australasia is the largest IAP2 affiliate in the world and has over 11,000 members.

Engagement Methods training with IAP2 Australasia

Engagement Methods is one of IAP2 Australasia’s core modules in community and stakeholder engagement training, and is suitable for all levels of engagement experience. The sessions are highly interactive where you can network with professionals across varied industries.