Indigenous Merit Register


Department of Jobs and Small Business' Indigenous Merit Register is an initiative that demonstrates our commitment to increasing our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workforce.

If you are looking to kick start your career or expand your existing one, join us at Jobs and Small Business!

Did you know that we help many Indigenous Australians prepare and look for work?

jobactive — the Australian Government’s employment services system — has a positive impact on families and young people across the country. To help us in this task we draw on the skills, capabilities and unique life experiences of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employees.

An insight into Lachlan and his experience in the department and it's inclusive workplace where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employees are respected and valued and supported in their career journey.

If you have questions about the Indigenous Merit Register, visit the Indigenous Merit Register Factsheet page, or email us at