ORIC yearbook 2015–16



  • About the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations
  • ORIC vision
  • About the yearbook


  • Highlights 2015–16
  • From the Registrar

About ORIC

  • Legislation
  • The organisational structure
  • Regional operations
  • Senior management
  • ORIC budget
  • ORIC staff

Performance reporting


  • Freedom of information
  • Complaints about ORIC staff
  • Commonwealth Ombudsman
  • Legal services expenditure

Publishing information

© Commonwealth of Australia 2016

ISSN 2204-2393  ISBN 978-1-925054-24-8 (Print)
ISSN 2204-2415  ISBN 978-1-925237-16-0 (Online)

This work is copyright. Apart from any use as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 no part may be reproduced by any process without written permission from the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (ORIC). Requests and inquiries concerning reproduction and rights should be addressed to the Section Manager, Communications, ORIC, PO Box 29, Woden ACT 2606.

Please be aware that this publication may contain the names and images of deceased people. The Registrar strives to treat Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and beliefs with respect and acknowledges that to some communities, it is distressing to show images of people who have passed away.

Produced by ORIC, November 2016

Image credits:

  • photographs on pages 64 and 65 are reproduced by kind permission of the individual corporations
  • page 67 © Deakin Business School
  • decorative images and textures (including the cover) © iStock
  • all other images © ORIC