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Alkngirrweltye (Community Living Area) Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Category: Agreement
Date: 14 November 2003
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Location:Alkngirrweltye, Northern Territory, Australia
The Agreement area of 445 hectares is located approximately 57 kms north-east of Alice Springs. The Agreement covers NT Portion 4699 from Plan S97/48A.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No: DI2003/01
Subject Matter:Land Transaction | Native Title | Land Transaction | Land Use | Future Act
Summary Information:
The Alkngirrweltye Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) allows a section of land to be purchased by the Northern Territory Government for the purpose of creating an Aboriginal community living area. Without the ILUA, the transaction in the land may have been subject to the future act and right to negotiate provisions of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) (NTA). The parties also agree that any action taken under the agreement in order for the land transaction to occur, will not extinguish any native title rights and interests that may exist in the area - that is, the 'non-extinguishment principle' of the NTA applies.

This type of land transaction falls under Part 8 of the Pastoral Land Act 1992 (NT) and section 46(1A) of the Lands Acquisition Act 1978 (NT). Several other ILUAs have been made to create Aboriginal community living areas in the Northern Territory.

Related Entries

Organisation
  • National Native Title Tribunal
  • Central Land Council - Signatory
  • Northern Territory of Australia - Signatory
  • Legislation
  • Native Title (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Regulations 1999 (Cth)
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • Pastoral Land Act 1992 (NT)
  • Lands Acquisition Act 1978 (NT)

  • References

    Resource
    National Native Title Tribunal (30 September 2010) Registered ILUAs by Name

    Documents

    Map
    Alkngirrweltye Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) Map - ( Image | Thumbnail | PDF)

    Glossary

    Native Title (Australia) | Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia)

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