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2021–22 Corporate Plan

Improving the lives of Indigenous Australians

The National Indigenous Australians Agency acknowledges the traditional owners and custodians of country throughout Australia and acknowledges their continuing connection to land, waters and community. We pay our respects to the people, the cultures and the elders past, present and emerging.

Our Vision

NIAA is a reliable and trusted partner contributing to improving the lives of Indigenous Australians.

Our Purpose

The purpose of NIAA is to assist the Australian Government achieve its objectives in improving the lives of Indigenous Australians by leading the development of the Commonwealth’s approach, focusing on place, working in partnership, and effectively delivering programs through the Indigenous Advancement Strategy.

Indigenous woven artwork in the form of a kangaroo
Blair Exell
Blair Exell

Message from
 the CEO

I am very proud of the work we do, striving in all that we do to deliver a future for Indigenous Australians with thriving families and communities that are safer, healthier, and more resilient.

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