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TOP TIPS

from FDIO SEMINARS, PANEL DISCUSSIONS and WORKSHOPS

Top Tips for Effective Board Decision-making (Tools and Templates) (May 2017)

Top Tips for Independent Directors (February 2017)

Top Tips for Aboriginal Procurement Strategies (August 2016)

Top Tips for Succession Planning for Aboriginal Organisations (May 2016)

Top Tips for Managing Related Party Benefits (March 2016)

Top Tips for Joint Ventures

Top Tips for Recruiting an Independent Director for an Indigenous Corporation or Trust

Top Tips for Setting Director Remuneration for an Indigenous Corporation or Trust


 

RESOURCES FOR PRESCRIBED BODIES CORPORATE (PBCs)

AIATSIS PBC or Native Title Corporations Support - www.nativetitle.org.au

AIATSIS - PBC Funding and Training Guide (WA and other States) - www.nativetitle.org.au/toolkits


LINKS TO GOVERNANCE ORGANISATIONS IN AUSTRALIA

Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission - www.acnc.gov.au

Australian Indigenous Governance Institute - www.aigi.com.au

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Islander Studies - www.aiatsis.gov.au

Australian Institute of Company Directors - www.companydirectors.com.au

Governance Institute of Australia - www.governanceinstitute.com.au

Indigenous Community Volunteers - www.icv.com.au

Institute of Community Directors Australia - www.communitydirectors.com.au

Indigenous Business Australia - www.iba.gov.au

Social Ventures Australia - www.socialventures.com.au

Australian Governance and Management Program (APONT - in NT) - www.aboriginalgovernance.org.au


 

USEFUL DOCUMENTS 

 

Board Governance

Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission - "Governance For Good - The ACNC's guide for charity board members"

Commonfund Institute - "Governance Best Practices & Investment Policy Development"

FDIO and MG Corporation - "A CEO's Perspective - What independent directors bring to the table"

AIGI Indigenous Governance Toolkit

KPMG Director's Toolkit

APONT Checklist and Guide for using Independent Directors 

Governance and Native Title

Melbourne Law School - "Recent developments in tax and native title... and continuing issues"

National Native Title Tribunal - "Native title and the claim process: an overview"

The Tax Institute - "Tax and Native Title"

FDIO and Jackson McDonald - "Tax Treatment of Native Title Benefits"

 

CEO and Management Tools

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander Studies - "Maps to Success - Successful strategies in Indigenous Organisations"

Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations - "Remuneration - a report benchmarking the salaries of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporations"


 

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The Forum for Directors of Indigenous Organisations (FDIO) is a professional network offering tailored information and support for all those engaged in the governance and operation of Indigenous corporations, trusts, businesses, joint ventures and community organisations.