Publications


Corporate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

  • SD Reconcilation Action Plan
  • Government Response to the Elected Body 2016-17 Hearings Seventh Report [PDF 171KB] [Word 29KB]
  • Reconciliation Day Public Holiday Outcomes Report [PDF 1.7MB] [Word 3.7MB]
  • Closing the Gap Report 2015 Progress Outcomes [PDF 1MB] [Word 1MB]
  • ACT Closing the Gap Report 2013 [PDF 2MB] [Word 890KB]
  • Report on the Review ATSIEB Act [PDF 594KB] [Word 1MB]
  • Government Response to the Review [PDF 184KB] [Word 90KB]
  • 2017 Annual Report for the 2015-2018 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Agreement [PDF 2MB] [Word 2MB]
  • Our Mob and Care and Protection Services [PDF 160KB] [Word 63KB] [Designer 2MB]
  • 2017 Annual Report for the 2015-2018 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Agreement
  • ATSIEB Hearing ReportsExternal Link
  • Government Response to the 5th and 6th Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body Reports [PDF 865KB] [Word 246KB]
  • ACT WhoG Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Agreement - Consultation Summary Paper [PDF 920KB]
  • AGREEMENT 2015-18

    The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Agreement 2015-18 sets out the commitment of the ACT Government and the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body to work together to recognise and respond to the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in the ACT and surrounding region and their communities.

    A key community theme identified by the community for action through the Agreement was ‘Strong Families’ and this was supported by the final stakeholder consultations. The Agreement sets out the ACT Government’s commitment to work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Canberrans to improve the delivery of health, housing, economic and social services.

    The Agreement includes a Statement of Commitment to Reconciliation, ACT Relationship Principles and ACT Key Focus Areas. The focus areas for action are:

    • cultural identity
    • healthy mind, healthy body
    • feeling safe
    • connecting the community
    • education
    • employment and economic independence;and
    • leadership

    The Agreement is part of an ongoing process which will include an implementation plan.

    Bimberi

    Questions about legal matters

    • Aboriginal Legal Service 6249 8488
    • Legal Aid 6243 3411
    • Youth Law Centre 6173 5410
    • Child and Youth Protection Service 13 34 27

    Questions about court date and time

    • Children's Court Registry 6207 1746
    • After-hours Bail Service 1300 556 729 (weekdays 5pm to 2am; weekends and public holidays 4pm to 2am).

    Children

    Working together for kids

    Australian Early Development Census

    A Picture of ACT's Children and Young People

    ACT Children's Plan

    Keeping Children and Young People Safe
    Children and Young People Commitment
    Youth Justice Victims Register

    Disability Families Housing Multicultural Safer Families Seniors, Community and Veterans Women Youth