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National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services (NATSILS)

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services (NATSILS)  is the national peak body for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services. Our members have over 40 years’ experience in the provision of legal advice, assistance, representation, community legal education, advocacy, law reform activities and prisoner through-care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in contact with the justice system. We are the experts on justice issues affecting and concerning Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

National Family Violence Prevention Legal Services (NFVPLS)

National Family Violence Prevention Legal Services (NFVPLS): In May 2012 National Family Violence Prevention Legal Services was formally established under a Charter to guide its operation. The forum has 13 member organisations who are service providers under the Family Violence Prevention Legal Services Program, funded by the Commonwealth Attorney-General’s Department.

Indigenous Business Australia (IBA)

Indigenous Business Australia (IBA) is a progressive, commercially focused organisation that promotes and encourages self-management, self-sufficiency and economic independence for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

About Us

IBA is a significant contributor to the goals of the Australian Government’s Indigenous Economic Development Strategy, aimed at closing the gap between the living standards of Indigenous and other Australians.

Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care (SNAICC)

Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care (SNAICC) was formally established in 1981 after the creation of such a body was proposed by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people at the 'First Aboriginal Child Survival Seminar' held in Melbourne in 1979. The organisation elected its first national executive in 1982 and has received Federal Government funding support from 1983.

Indigenous Law Centre (ILC)

The Indigenous Law Centre (ILC) is an integral part of the life of the Faculty of Law at UNSW. Established in 1981, the ILC is the only Indigenous law research centre in Australia.

The ILC contributes to the recognition, protection and development of the legal rights and freedoms of Indigenous peoples both in Australia and internationally. The Centre achieves this by conducting and disseminating innovative and high quality research on Indigenous legal issues and through community legal education on issues of particular significance.

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