The Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria (BDM) works hard to provide services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in ways that meet community needs.

This section has information about:

BDM’s Koori Relationships Officer helps customers to access our services when needed.
To contact us, email bdm.koori@justice.vic.gov.au (External link).

Family history and stolen generations

Members of Victoria’s Stolen Generations and those affected by it may have difficulty tracing their family history.

Aboriginal Victoria (External link) has a range of resources and services to help in understanding your history.

Link-Up Victoria (External link) provides support to Stolen Generations to find their family and for family to find members who are Stolen Generations.

The Koorie Heritage Trust (External link) provides members of the Stolen Generations and their descendants with knowledge of their family tree, family history, culture and community.