Our values

The ARBV strives for excellence in delivering high-quality service and built environment outcomes and operates in accordance with the Victorian Public Sector Values.


• Providing high quality services to the Victorian community
• Identifying and promoting best practice
• Providing frank, impartial, and timely advice to the Government and Board


• Being honest, open, and transparent in all dealings
• Using powers responsibly
• Reporting improper conduct
• Avoiding any real or apparent conflicts of interest
• Striving to earn and sustain a high level of public trust


• Making decisions and providing advice on merit and without bias, caprice, favouritism, or self interest
• Acting fairly by objectively considering all relevant facts and fair criteria
• Implementing Government policies and programs equitably


• Working to clear objectives in a transparent manner
• Accepting responsibility for decisions and actions
• Seeking to achieve best use of resources
• Submitting to appropriate scrutiny

Respect for others 

• Treating others fairly and objectively
• Ensuring freedom from discrimination, harassment, and bullying
• Using feedback to improve outcomes on an ongoing basis


• actively implementing, promoting, and supporting these values

Promoting Human Rights 

• Making decisions and providing advice consistent with human rights
• Actively implementing, promoting, and supporting human rights