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Acronyms and abbreviations

The following terms are abbreviations and acronyms representing groups or topics currently in use within the Agency.


ABAAboriginals Benefit Account
ABAACAboriginals Benefit Account Advisory Committee
ABNAustralian Business Number
ABSAustralian Bureau of Statistics
ACAboriginal Corporation
ACCO'sAboriginal Community Controlled Organisations
ACROSSAustralian Council of Social Services
ACNCAustralian Charities and Not For Profit Taskforce
AGAustralian Government
AFBAway from Base Program
AFPAustralian Federal Police
AGISAustralian Government Information Scheme
AHRCAustralian Human Rights Commission
AIWAAboriginal Interpreters Western Australia
ALRAAboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976
ANAOAustralian National Audit Office
AODAlcohol and Other Drugs
APNAustralian Private Networks
APONTAboriginal Peak Organisations of the Northern Territory
APYAnangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara
ATSICHAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation for Health
ATSIMHSPAGAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Advisory Group
ATSIMHSPPRGAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Programs Reference Group
ATSISPEPAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention Evaluation Project



BEPBusiness Economic Policy



C&PConsultations and Partnerships
CAEPRCentre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research
CAPPICanada Australia Public Policy Initiative
CATSICorporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander)
CCCFRCommunity Child Care Fund Restricted
CDPCommunity Development Program
CDPPCommonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions
CEOChief Executive Officer
CHOACommonwealth Heads of Agency
CIISCommonwealth Indigenous Investment Strategy
CLCCentral Land Council
COAGCouncil of Australian Government
CPLCo-design, Policy and Legislations
CRIIPCommonwealth Rights and Interest Indigenous Project
CtGClosing the Gap



DAFFDepartment of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
DCCEEWDepartment of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
DFATDepartment of Foreign Affairs and Trade
DOHACDepartment of Health and Aged Care
DSOMDeputy Senior Officials Meeting



EBExecutive Board
ECEmpowered Communities
EEGEconomic Empowerment Group
EHEnvironmental Health
EMRIPExpert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
ESIEastern Sydney and Illawarra
ESATEmployment Services Assessment Tool
ESSEmployment Services System



FAFunding Agreement
FASFirst Assistant Secretary
FCAFederal Court of Australia
FFAFederation Funding Agreement
FYFinancial Year
FASDFoetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder



GAPGrant Assessment Process
GNQGulf and North Queensland Region
GWSGreater Western Sydney



HCCHunter Central Coast
HLCHousing Land and Culture Division
HoRHouse of Representatives
HoRSCEETHouse of Representatives Standing Committee on Employment, Education and Training
HPFHealth Performance Framework



IAIndigenous Australians
IAGIndigenous Affairs Group
IASIndigenous Advancement Strategy
IBAIndigenous Business Australia
IBSSIndigenous Business Sector Strategy
IDCInterdepartmental Committee
IEBInformation and Evaluation Branch
IECMIndigenous Education Consultative Meeting
IEFIndigenous Entrepreneurs Fund
IEPIndigenous Employment Program
IESIndigenous Employment Support
IHPIntersectional Health Policy
IHRTInternational Human Rights Treaty
ILSCIndigenous Land and Sea Corporation
IMRImproving Multidisciplinary Responses
IPEIndigenous Employment Program
IPPIndigenous Procurement Policy
IPSInformation Publication Scheme
ISSPIndigenous Student Success Program
IPSInvestigations and Prosecutions Section
IRGInterdepartmental Reference Group
ITInformation Technology



JSCJoint Standing Committee



KRCIKullarri Regional Communities Indigenous Corporation
KPIKey Performance Indicators



LIFLocal Investment Fund



MDBAMurray Darling Basin Authority
MOMinister's Office
MRMedia Release
MYEFOMid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook



NAAJANorth Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency
NAATINational Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters
NAIDOCNational Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee
NCNENorth Coast New England
NESANational Employment Services Association
NHMRCNational Health and Medical Research Council
NHRANational Health Reform Agreement
NIAANational Indigenous Australians Agency
NITAGNational Indigenous Tourism Advisory Group
NLCNorthern Land Council
NPANational Partnership Agreement
NPARIHNational Partnership Agreement on Remote Indigenous Housing
NPRHNational Partnership on Remote Housing
NSWNew South Wales
NSRANational School Reform Agreement
NTNorthern Territory
NTBGANorthern Territory Block Grant Authority
NTGNorthern Territory Government
NTMMNative Title Minister's Meeting
NTPANative Title Policy and Agreements
NTRBNative Title Representative Body
NTRAINorther Territory Remote Strategy and Policy
NTSPNorthern Territory Strategy and Policy



OECDOrganisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
OIDOvercoming Indigenous Disadvantage
ORICOffice of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations
ORPOrganisation Risk Profile
OTLOffice of Township Leasing



PPAProgram Policy and Analysis
PPAPartner Performance Assessment
PBPortfolio Budget
PBCPrescribed Body Corporate
PBMProvider Business Meeting
PCGProject Control Group
PCProductivity Commission
PDCPolicy and Delivery Committee
PDCProgram Designs and Communications
PDCProgram and Delivery Committee
PMPrime Minister
PM&CDepartment of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
PPCBPlace Program and Coordination Branch
PPRProvide Performance Review
PPTProvider Performance Team
PQoNsParliamentary Questions on Notice



QAQuality Assurance
QoNQuestion on Notice
QTBQuestion Time Briefs



RAPReconciliation Action Plan
RAWGRemote Australia Working Group
RCTRandomised Control Trial
REPRemote Employment program
RHDRheumatic Heart Disease
RJCPRemote Jobs and Community Program
RMRegional Manager
RMDFRegional Manager Discretionary Fund
RNTBCRegistered Native Title Body Corporate
RSASRemote Schools Attendance Strategy



SASouth Australia
SBTSchool Based Traineeship
SESouth East
SESenate Estimates
SESSenior Executive Service
SEWBSocial and Emotional Wellbeing
SFNTSolicitor For Northern Territory
SIPSocial and Indigenous Policy
SMESmall and Medium Enterprise
SMGSenior Management Group
SMMSenior Managers Meeting
SPService Provider
SPGSocial Policy Group
SPPGSocial Policy and Programs Group
SSESouth South East
SSPSector Strengthening Plan
SWMSouth West Metro



TAEGTailored Assistance Employment Grants
TEDTargeting Entrenched Disadvantage
TMBA / TWBToowoomba
ToRTerms of Reference





VSMVolatile Substance Misuse
VTECVocational Training and Employment Centre



WAWestern Australia
WIPCEWorld Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education
WDSUWorkforce Development Support Unit









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