AHC: Australian Hepatitis Council
AIDS: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
AIVL: Australian Injecting and Illicit Drug Users League
ANCAHRD: Australian National Council on AIDS, Hepatitis C and Related Diseases
ANCD: Australian National Council on Drugs
BBV: Blood-borne virus
DoHA: Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing
HIV: Human Immunodeficiency Virus
IGCAHRD: Intergovernmental Committee on HIV/AIDS Hepatitis C and Related Diseases
MACASHH: Ministerial Advisory Committee on AIDS, Sexual Health and Hepatitis
MMT: Methadone maintenance treatment/programs
NDARC: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of NSW
NHMRC: National Health and Medical Research Council
NSP: Needle and Syringe Program
POAA: Prison Officers Association of Australasia
RNA: Ribonucleic Acid
STIs: Sexually Transmissible Infections