This strategy is one of a suite of five strategies aiming to reduce the transmission of STIs and BBVs in Australia, and the morbidity, mortality and personal and social impacts they cause. The five strategies, which cover the period 2010–13, are the:
- Third National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmissible Infections Strategy (this strategy)
- Sixth National HIV Strategy
- National Hepatitis B Strategy
- Second National Sexually Transmissible Infections Strategy
- Third National Hepatitis C Strategy.
- guiding principles (Chapter 4 in each strategy)
- priority populations (Chapter 5)
- similar priority action areas (Chapter 6)
- issues around surveillance, research and work force development (later chapters).