Understanding the National Agreement
This page includes a number of resources that have been produced to help all Australians to better understand the National Agreement on Closing the Gap (the National Agreement) and how it was developed, including iterations of the National Agreement, information on the history of Closing the Gap, past reports and available data on progress to date.
The Coalition of Peaks have a number of useful resources and reports.
This page also includes policy resources developed by the Joint Council to support the delivery of commitments in the National Agreement.
What is in the National Agreement on Closing the Gap?
What are the Priority Reforms?
Understanding Priority Reform 1 – Partnership and shared decision making
Understanding Priority Reform 2 – Building the Community-Controlled Sector
Understanding Priority Reform 3 – Transforming Government Organisations
Understanding Priority Reform 4 – Shared Access to Data and Information at a Regional Level
What are the Targets and Outcomes?
What was heard from the engagements and how it was incorporated into the National Agreement
National Agreement on Closing the Gap
Original, signed National Agreement on Closing the Gap
Joint Council Policy Resources
This section contains a set of policy documents and resources endorsed by the Joint Council to progress actions and Priority Reforms identified in the National Agreement.
Strategic Plan for Developing the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community-Controlled Sector
Joint Communications Strategy
Original Joint Council Terms of Reference