Organisation types

Incorporated Aboriginal associations

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups may choose to become incorporated to:

  • provide support to improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • secure land
  • seek greater recognition for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • provide legal assistance
  • develop infrastructure
  • promote art, performance or music.

Ways to incorporate

Incorporation is voluntary for most groups, and there are several different ways that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups can incorporate:

The Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations website provides further information on the different registration options.


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Page last updated 11 July 2018

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