An Indigenous business is like any other when it comes to Intellectual Property (IP) rights. IP protects Indigenous culture and products and gives you the ability to profit from them. By protecting your IP with trade marks, design registrations and patents, your goods and services become even more valuable.
Identifies and pursues opportunities that enable Indigenous Australians to create wealth, accumulate assets and achieve their financial aspirations. IBA does this by building partnerships with Indigenous Australians, government agencies, private sector business and industry.
Indigenous Business Australia
The Indigenous Employment Program (IEP) aims to increase opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, their communities and employers through employment, business support and economic development activities.
Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Assists Indigenous Australians to acquire land and to manage Indigenous held land so as to provide economic, environmental, social or cultural benefits.
Indigenous Land Corporation
Administers the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006 (CATSI Act). Advises Indigenous corporations on how to incorporate, trains directors, members and key staff in good corporate governance,and ensures compliance with the law.
Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations
Supports the economic, social and cultural development of the Torres Strait to improve the lifestyle and wellbeing of Torres Strait Islanders and Aboriginal people living in the region.
Torres Strait Regional Authority