11.5

Progress

25%

25% Complete.
Government approval of policy/process development.

That interpreters be used at all consultations with Aboriginal people for whom English is a second language. Interpreters must be appropriately supported to ensure that they understand the subject matter of the consultation.

Target completion date

Stage 3.
To be completed by end 2021 (delayed).

Reform area
Respecting community and culture
Project action
Ensuring respectful consultation, information, and negotiation
Lead agency
Department of the Chief Minister and Cabinet

Action item update

Implementation progress

The Department of the Chief Minister and Cabinet will work with the Aboriginal Interpreter Service and land councils to develop simple guidance on the best approaches to sharing information with Aboriginal people, including guidance on the use of interpreters.