Lara to Birregurra Pipeline Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
|Date: ||8 April 2004|
|Sub Category:||Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)|
|The area of the agreement covers the extent of the 20 metre wide pipeline corridor, from Lara to Birregurra.
The area of the corridor begins on the eastern end of permit plan T92-1-1 and runs westerly, joins T92-1-2 and runs south westerly, joins T92-1-3, T92-1-4 and finishes at the Warncoort-Birregurra Road south of the railway line on T92-1-5.
The agreement is within the Colac-Otway, Golden Plains and Surf Coast Shire Councils and Greater Geelong City Council.|
|Legal Status: ||Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal|
|Legal Reference: ||National Native Title Tribunal file no.: VI2001/00|
|Subject Matter:||Future Act | Housing, Construction and Infrastructure | Native Title|
|Summary Information: |
|The Lara to Birregurra Pipeline ILUA allows for the granting of permits to GasNet (Australia) to construct, operate and own the section of a gas pipeline from Lara to Birregurra in south west Victoria.|
Permits previously granted for the pipeline are validated by the agreement, 'to the extent that any of those titles and permits was invalidly granted' under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth). The agreement also specifies that the right to negotiate provisions of the Act do not apply to any of those previously granted permits nor to any granted in future that are required for the operation, maintenance or related conduct of the pipeline in the area of the agreement.
The State of Victoria is also party to the agreement.