Publications

Final Report: Design of the Aboriginal Representative Body

This report outlines the Aboriginal Treaty Working Group's final recommended design for the Aboriginal Representative Body, as informed by community consultation and the recommendations of the Community Assembly.

It was handed to the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Hon Natalie Hutchins MP in March 2018.

Pathway to Treaty

This is a brief, 2-page summary of the journey to treaty.

It sets out the role of the Representative Body, and its responsibilities.

Quarterly Reports

The Commission is required to report every three months.

Performance is measured against the strategic plan, as developed by the Commissioner and the Working Group in partnership.

Final statement: Community Assembly

This is the final report from the Community Assembly, a group of 31 Aboriginal people who resolved key questions in late 2017.

The Assembly made recommendations around the election process for the Aboriginal Representative Body.

Every recommendation has been accepted by the Treaty Working Group.

Establishing Instrument of the Victorian Treaty Advancement Commission

Proclaimed by Governor in Council on 12 December, 2017

This Establishing Instrument creates the office of the Victorian Treaty Advancement Commissioner.

It specifies the Commissioner's responsibilities, and outlines key matters relating to the operations of the Commissioner, such as staffing, governance and reporting responsibilities.