Our Values

In November 2014, Guide Dogs Tasmania staff participated in a workshop on Organisational Values. Organisational values shape the culture of an organisation and define its character. Values should guide how organisations, and people within organisations, engage with each other and within their community. Values provide an important perspective from which decisions are made.

At GDT, our values define how we deliver on our mission. A strong set of values will provide us with the following advantages:

The values chosen by our staff reflect the ethical priorities they place on how we go about our business. They are:


Over the coming months our staff will be working together to define and add structure to these values. We look forward to sharing the outcome of this process with our stakeholders.