Aboriginals Benefit Account Advisory Committee (ABAAC)
11th August 2021
ABAAC are a committee consisting of Aboriginal members nominated by each land council from across the NT. The Chair is appointed by the Minister. The ABAAC provides recommendations to the Minister for Indigenous Affairs on suitable applications for Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) grant funding. Members Chair: Ms Leeanne Caton Co-Chair: Sammy Bush-Blanasi Members nominated by the Northern Land Council: Mr David Harvey (Borroloola Barkly region) Mr Graham Kenyon (Darwin/Daly/Wagait...
Closing the Gap Implementation Plan
5th August 2021
The first Commonwealth Closing the Gap Implementation Plan sets a foundation for the Commonwealth’s efforts in achieving the targets in the National Agreement over the coming decade. The Plan provides an overview of the Commonwealth’s existing actions that contribute to Closing the Gap as well as new investment and areas of future work. It is a whole-of-government plan, developed across the Commonwealth, and with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander partners, in particular the Coalition of...
IAS Agency Collaborates Grant Opportunity Guidelines (GOGs) – Non-competitive
26th July 2021
This document provides guidance for applicants who are invited by the Agency to apply for grant funding through the Agency Collaborates process under the Indigenous Advancement Strategy (IAS), when it's an open and targeted non-competitive process.
Indigenous skills, engagement and employment Program (ISEP) Discussion Paper
13th July 2021
The Australian Government announced in the 2021-22 Budget a commitment to develop a new Indigenous Skills and Employment Program (ISEP) to replace the Vocational Training and Employment Centres (VTEC), Tailored Assistance Employment Grants (TAEG) and Employment Parity Initiative (EPI) from 1 July 2022. As part of the announcement, the Government has committed to co-designing ISEP with Indigenous Australians through extensive consultation to ensure ISEP increases economic opportunities for...
Evaluation of the TAEG-School Based Traineeships Program – 2016-19 Final Report
8th July 2021
The Tailored Assistance Employment Grants School Based Traineeships (TAEG-SBT) program is an educational and employment pathway designed to improve Year 12 completion rates and long term employment outcomes. It is a sub-program under Tailored Assistance Employment Grants (TAEG) – a flexible employment approach that aims to get more Indigenous people into work, being a part of the Australian Government’s Indigenous advancement strategy (IAS) program 1.1. Through the program participants...
Changes to IAS Guidelines Factsheet
6th July 2021
This Factsheet outlines changes to the Indigenous Advancement Strategy (IAS) Grant Opportunity Guidelines from 26 July 2021.
Audit and Risk Committee Charter
29th June 2021
The NIAA Audit and Risk Committee (ARC) provides independent advice and assistance to the CEO and NIAA Executive. The ARC Charter sets out the committee’s role, authority, responsibilities, composition and tenure, reporting, and administrative arrangements.
Meeting Communiqué, 8 April 2021
17th June 2021
The Indigenous Evaluation Committee’s ninth meeting was held on 8 April 2021.
NIAA Employment Grants Project Schedule
26th May 2021
The purpose of the Project Schedule sets out specific terms and conditions that apply to particular Projects and Grants covered by it. This is a sample of the Project Schedule that will be used if an applicant is successful for funding.