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Table 2 Factors influencing effectiveness in Australia and New Zealand

From: What makes health impact assessments successful? Factors contributing to effectiveness in Australia and New Zealand

HIA Process Context
 Necessary Contingent
  Purposeful and structured stepwise process Capacity and experience (right person and right level) Fit with planning and decision making context
  Flexibility Involvement of decision-makers Broader global context
  Use of evidence Involvement of communities Unanticipated events and activities that may influence a HIA
  Relationships/Partnerships (organisational and individual level) Shared values and goals
Cross cutting
 Time and timeliness
 Proactive positioning