Roy Hill is committed to providing employment and business opportunities for local Indigenous people, and particularly with the Nyiyaparli, the Palyku and the Kariyarra people.

Roy Hill understands that successful business and contract relationships require a genuine partnership based on mutual respect, shared responsibility and demonstrated results. Kariyarra, Palyku and Nyiyaparli Traditional Owner businesses are identified as the first priority for contracting or sub-contracting business opportunities. Roy Hill actively promotes Traditional Owner businesses and promotes their capability and potential to local businesses and contractors.

Roy Hill maintains a Traditional Owner business database to help drive, improve and monitor Traditional Owner business engagement at Roy Hill.