Reports and Publications

PBC Support Strategy Submissions

Released: Thursday, February 9, 2017



Departmental representatives met with a number of key stakeholders including PBCs around Australia in November 2016.


Thank you to all...

PDF icon AIATSIS549.06 KB
PDF icon Dunghutti Elders Council116.48 KB
PDF icon ETNTAC304.15 KB
PDF icon Federal Court503.5 KB
PDF icon Indigenous Land Corporation280.79 KB
PDF icon Kimberley Land Council214.22 KB
PDF icon Yawoorroong Miriuwung Gajerrong Yirrgeb Noong Dawang Aboriginal Corporation261.09 KB
PDF icon National Native Title Council209.76 KB
PDF icon National Native Title Tribunal4.93 MB
PDF icon Native Title Services Victoria485.21 KB
PDF icon Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations 318.43 KB
PDF icon South Australia Native Title Services7.22 MB
PDF icon Government of Western Australia 1.24 MB

ANAO audit report on the Indigenous Advancement Strategy - PM&C response

Released: Friday, February 3, 2017


The department welcomes the audit of the processes involved in the establishment of the Indigenous Advancement Strategy, as a major reform in the administration and delivery of services and...

Information about the ABA Beneficial Grant Funding Round February 2017

Released: Thursday, December 22, 2016


The ABA beneficial grant funding is broad in scope and flexible enough to fund a wide range of activities, with a focus on action to achieve clear and measurable benefits for Aboriginal people...

Australia's Eighth Report on the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women August 2010- July 2014

Released: Thursday, December 15, 2016


The Australian Government is committed to creating an inclusive society where women and men have equal access to opportunities and resources and can thereby participate and contribute equally to...

File Australia's Eighth Report on the implementation of the CEDAW DOCX573.75 KB
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Reporting Back 14-15

Released: Monday, December 12, 2016


Indigenous rangers play a vital role in managing Australia’s land and sea country. Since the ranger programme commenced under the Howard Government in 2007, rangers have been instrumental in...

PDF icon Reporting Back PDF2.3 MB
File Reporting Back DOCX10.44 MB

France Well Land Claim No 64

Released: Friday, December 2, 2016


This report presents the findings and recommendations of the Aboriginal Land Commissioner following an inquiry into the Frances Well Land Claim (Application No. 64), a traditional land claim...

PDF icon Frances Well Land Claim No 644.63 MB

Communique - 25 November 2016

Released: Wednesday, November 30, 2016


The Referendum Council met at Parliament House, Canberra, today to progress steps towards a national referendum on constitutional recognition.

File Communique - 25 November 2016524.6 KB

Messaging: encouraging nominations for the Order of Australia.

Released: Tuesday, November 29, 2016


If you would like to encourage nominations to the Order of Australia awards in your network or organisation, feel free to use some of the following points to get the message out in emails.

Flag Retirement Protocol: Consultation Paper

Released: Monday, November 28, 2016


The Government is interested in community views on changes to flag protocols to include guidance on conducting a retirement ceremony for used Australian National Flags.