Public Participation in Planning, Budgeting, and Performance Management

Type: 
Best Practice
Approved by GFOA's Executive Board: 
January 2010
Recommendation: 

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) recommends that governments incorporate public participation efforts in planning, budgeting, and performance management results processes. The GFOA also recommends that to ensure effective and well implemented public participation processes, governments include the following considerations in designing their efforts: