Aboriginal Engagement Directorate - Department of the Premier and Cabinet

The Aboriginal Engagement Directorate provides advice and leadership to the Department of the Premier and Cabinet on Aboriginal affairs reform.

The Aboriginal Engagement Directorate (AED) works to build positive relationships between Aboriginal people and the WA Government to deliver mutual and lasting benefits by:

  • developing a whole-of-government Aboriginal affairs strategy focusing on engagement, leveraging economic opportunity and systems reform
  • ​shaping the State's approach and engagement with Native Title groups and Aboriginal communities to resolve claims and leverage community defined opportunities 
  • ​partnering and building relationships with communities to deliver positive outcomes, through implementation of agreements and projects.

Cultural warning: 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are warned that this website may contain images and names of people who have passed away.

Page reviewed 30 June 2020