For the protection of Aboriginal arts practice from misappropriation, moral and copyright infringement, the following material must be submitted if you propose to work with an Aboriginal artist and/or an Aboriginal community:

    • Letters of support from the relevant Aboriginal community/organisation and/or representative/s.
    • Confirmation of interest in involvement from the relevant Aboriginal artist/community and/or organisation/s.

    If you are unsure of protocols and requirements please discuss your application with Sarah Bond, Manager, Aboriginal Partnerships either by email at or by phone on 03 8683 3128 prior to finalising your application.

    For information on protocols for working with the Aboriginal arts sector, we recommend the following publications for guidance: