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Ashburton Aboriginal Corporation

Category: Organisation
Date: 2 June 2000
Sub Category:Aboriginal Corporation
Location:Ashburton, Western Australia, Australia
Legal Status: The Association is an Incorporated Aboriginal Association under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth).
Subject Matter:Cultural Heritage | Economic Development | Health and Community Services | Housing, Construction and Infrastructure
Summary Information:
The Asburton Aboriginal Corporation was incorporated under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth) on 2 June 2000. According to the Corporation's rules, the objects of the organisation are

'to provide direct relief from poverty, sickness, suffering, destitution, misfortune and homelessness to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of the Asburton Shire Area of Western Australia without discrimination and to include, but without limiting the generality of the above, the following ... services, programs and undertakings for the relief of unemployment; help and encourage its members to keep and renew their traditional culture; [and] to assist in the provision of care and support of its members in all ways.'

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Regional Partnership Agreement (RPA) on Indigenous Employment in Ashburton/Roebourne - Signatory
  • Memorandum of Understanding between the Ashburton Aboriginal Corporation and the Shire of Ashburton - Signatory
  • Legislation
  • Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth)

  • References

    General Reference
    Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (12 May 2000) Corporation Objects and Rules

    Glossary

    Aboriginal Corporation (Australia)

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