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 Hepatitis C Strategy (this strategy)
- Sixth National HIV Strategy
- National Hepatitis B Strategy
- Second National Sexually Transmissible Infections Strategy
- Third National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmissible Infections Strategy.
- guiding principles (Chapter 4 in each strategy)
- priority populations (Chapter 5)
- shared or similar priority action areas (Chapter 6)
- issues around surveillance, research and workforce development (later chapters).