About the Office of Aboriginal Affairs

The Office of Aboriginal Affairs (OAA) works in partnership with Aboriginal people and communities to deliver improved social, economic and cultural outcomes.

The office: 

  • guides and coordinates Aboriginal affairs through innovative policy development
  • supports Aboriginal Territorians to participate in the NT economy, while supporting a connection to lands, languages and culture
  • provides an integrated and coordinated approach to service delivery, program and policy development and future investment responses by government
  • builds and maintains partnerships with Aboriginal people, businesses, the private sector and non-government organisations.


Office of Aboriginal Affairs
Department of the Chief Minister
GPO Box 2605
Alice Springs NT 0871

Phone: (08) 8951 5670
Email: oaa@nt.gov.au

Last updated: 26 June 2017