The Koori Access Fund provides the following standard (legal) certificates free of charge for adults and children:
- Change of name.
The Koori Access Fund is available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who:
- Hold a current health care or concession card
- Are in out-of-home-care
- Are in the youth justice and corrections systems.
To apply for a certificate under the Koori Access Fund, you will be asked to complete a simple statutory declaration.
For help applying for a certificate or if you have questions, email BDMIndigenousAccess@justice.vic.gov.au or call 1300 369 367.
The Koori Access Fund does not cover:
- Commemorative certificates
- Family history searches.