Resources

Information about the program

Our strategy outlines our strategic direction, policy context, guiding principles and priorities.
Global Program Strategy 9.3 MB

A brochure providing an overview of the volunteer program
Australian Volunteers Program brochure 1.3 MB

A brochure providing an overview of how we partner with organisations for sustainable development
Partnerships brochure 1 MB

A report of our key achievements and outcomes for the 2019-2020 financial year
Australian Volunteers Program Annual Report 2019-20 11 MB

An overview of the program 2018-19
Program infographic flyer 2018-19 936 KB

A report of our key achievements and outcomes for the 2018-2019 financial year
Australian Volunteers Program Annual Report 2018-19 16 MB

Information for volunteers

The definitive guide to volunteering with the Australian Volunteers Program
Australian Volunteers Guidebook 2.3 MB

The personal competencies or 'soft skills' that we look for when recruiting volunteers
Personal competencies 618 KB

Advice and inclusions for heterosexual and LGBT+ couples thinking about volunteering overseas
Volunteering as a couple 202 KB

Advice and inclusions for families thinking about volunteering overseas
Volunteering as a family 3.8 MB

Support provided to volunteers while on assignment
Living and Accommodation allowances 234 KB

Policies

Australian Volunteers Program participants must comply with AVI's Child Protection Policy
Child Protection Policy 653 KB

Australian Volunteers Program participants must comply with AVI's Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse Policy
Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse Policy 400 KB

To lodge a complaint, please read through and comply with AVI's Complaints Policy.
Complaint Handling Policy 231 KB

After reading AVI's Complaints Handling Policy, download AVI's Complaint Form to make a complaint.
Complaint Form 34 KB

The Australian Volunteers Program is managed by AVI in a consortium with Cardno and the Whitelum Group.  All personnel, volunteer program participants and associates must comply with AVI's policies in the course of their work.