IRIS is a multi-faceted research organisation that specialises in
government, community and industry research for local and state
government, business and academic institutions.
provides strategic consultancy services to government and industry in
the areas of strategic planning, economic development and place
Our goal is to provide all customers with he
highest levels of understanding, insight and value for money in our
commercial research activities.
IRIS has been serving the
needs of businesses and Local Government for over 30 years. Our close
relationship with The University of Wollongong permits access to the
highest level of theoretical expertise.
staff is supported by an academic advisory panel composed of prominent
and leading academics. Members of this panel advise on and participate
in projects to provide the highest level of technical and statistical
advice to our clients.
IRIS specialists have extensive experience and advanced technical qualifications in all facets of research and consultancy:
- Research problem design
- Questionnaire development
- Sample selection and survey design
- Fieldwork planning and management
- Data preparation, manipulation and analysis
- Report, preparation and interpretation of findings
staff includes specialists in management consultancy, marketing
research, statistics, survey design, and economic analysis.
team is supported by a fieldwork team of over 50 professionally trained
staff and a modern Computer Aided Telephone Interviewing (CATI).
operate under a charter that provides support for the economic
development of our local area. We maintain a series of publications,
statistical series and other resourses relevant to the Illawarra Region
to Local, State and Federal government as well as the business
Our senior staff members have been with IRIS
for up to 20 years and have extensive research experience supporting
governments information and strategy requirements.
has a twenty-year relationship with government in NSW. We enjoy ongoing
relationships with a number of Commonwealth and State Authorities and
Councils within NSW.