Appendix C: Registrar of Indigenous Corporations Report 2017-18

The Registrar of Indigenous Corporations is an independent statutory office holder who registers and regulates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporations under the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006 (CATSI Act). The Registrar is supported to do this work by the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (ORIC).

The performance of the Registrar and ORIC is reported in Outcome 2 on page 98.

As at 30 June 2018, the Registrar’s functions were delivered by 44.9 full-time equivalent staff. Of these, 49 per cent identified as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

Table 5.6 Funding and expenditure figures for the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations, 2017–18

Type of funding

Total 2017–18 Budget

Total 2017–18 expenditure

2017–18 Variance surplus/(deficit)





Administered 0.985 0.985 N.A