Indigenous Australians

Updated: 6 March 2017

NIYP 2017

The National Indigenous Youth Parliament (NIYP) is a program that offers young Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people aged 16 to 25 the opportunity to learn about Australia's democracy and to have a say in Australia's future.

Our Vote Our Future

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Indigenous Electoral Participation Program

The AEC’s Indigenous Electoral Participation Program (IEPP) operates from each state and territory capital city and at the AEC's national office in Canberra.

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