Mandatory minimum requirements policy guide
26th November 2018
The mandatory minimum requirements are minimum levels of Indigenous employment and supplier use that must be met over the life of the contract.
United Nations standard products and service codes
26th November 2018
The United Nations standard products and services code (UNSPSC) is an open, global, multi-sector standard for efficient accurate classification of products and services for buying, selling or otherwise exchanging goods and services in the global marketplace.
Australian Government response to the Senate Finance and Public Administration References Committee inquiry report
8th November 2018
The Australian Government welcomes the opportunity to respond to the Senate Finance and Public Administration References Committee’s (the Committee) report Appropriateness and effectiveness of the objectives, design, implementation and evaluation of the Community Development Program (CDP). The Australian Government’s response to the report comprises input from the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C), the Department of Human Services (DHS), the Department of Jobs and Small...
Aboriginals Benefit Account Homelands Project Guidelines
25th October 2018
The ABA Homelands Project is making a $40 million infrastructure investment into Northern Territory homelands/outstations. Indigenous providers will be approached to submit applications to deliver pre-approved infrastructure works. The ABA Homelands Project Guidelines have been developed to give providers information on: The purpose of the grant opportunity offered by the project. Eligibility to receive support under the project. Criteria for assessing funding applications. The...
Review of the implementation of the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody
23rd October 2018
In 2017, then Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Senator the Hon Nigel Scullion, commissioned Deloitte Access Economics to undertake an independent review of the implementation of the recommendations of the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody (the Royal Commission). A landmark in the history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, the 1991 report of the Royal Commission made 339 recommendations made up of 547 subparts across 26 themes. These ranged from providing safe,...
Away from Base (AFB) Futures Discussion Paper
9th October 2018
This discussion paper seeks to engage with those that use and administer AFB support, with the aim of considering the two program model currently in place. It was designed to seek feedback on activities currently funded through AFB programs. More information is available on the Away from Base Mixed-Mode Program page.
Changes to Indigenous joint venture registration
8th October 2018
From 1 January 2019, incorporated Indigenous joint ventures must register with Supply Nation and be at least 50% Indigenous owned and demonstrate 50% Indigenous involvement in the management and control of the joint venture.
Meeting Communiqué: Indigenous Evaluation Committee, 17 August 2018
26th September 2018
The Indigenous Evaluation Committee’s second meeting was held in Canberra on 17 August 2018.
Indigenous Evaluation Committee Terms of Reference
7th September 2018
The Terms of Reference defines the role, responsibilities and tasks of the Indigenous Evaluation Committee.