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Table 4 Ways of including First Nations Australians in policy development (n = 17) (round 1)

From: First Nations Australians’ self-determination in health and alcohol policy development: a Delphi study

  Self-determination Possibly Not self-determination
Advisory group/committees 18 71 6
Community consultation activities 24 53 18
Focus groups/meetings/working groups/workshops 12 65 18
General consultation—interviews/questionnaires/submission 6 53 35
First Nations Australian-defined approach 65 29
First Nations Australian-defined representative body/group 47 47
First Nations Australian-led lobbying 41 53
Nomination/voting a number of First Nations Australians to representative body 24 59 12
Nomination/voting for a First Nations Australian representative body (individual) 24 59 12
Policy meetings, roundtables, drafting policy 12 71 12
Via specific representative body/group 18 53 24