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RIPP Map Data

Indigenous AffairsEconomic DevelopmentIndigenous Procurement Policy
Monday, 25 May 2015
Publication author(s):
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
Publication abstract:

For the purposes of the Indigenous Procurement Policy (IPP), the electronic remote Indigenous Procurement Policy (RIPP) map allows users to search Australia by location to determine remote or non-remote IPP status.

The RIPP map is based on the Australia Bureau of Statistics’ 2011 census data using Indigenous Areas (IAREs) and adjusted Estimated Residential Populations (ERPs).  

Although the IAREs and ERPs are not defined by postcodes, postcodes have been loosely linked to regions and communities as per the spreadsheets attached.

Please note that the electronic map and not the postcode/s should be used to determine the whether a location is defined as remote or non-remote.

Please also note that where an area sometimes appears shaded differently i.e. Darwin scenario, often it is because a geographical feature is behind the shaded area and shows through the pink shading of remote IPP areas.

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