Memorandum of Understanding for Model Exploration and Mining Agreements

Category: Agreement
Date: 1 January 2001
Sub Category:Memorandum of Understanding
Location:Northern Land Council region of Northern Territory, Northern Territory, Australia
   
Subject Matter:Cultural Heritage | Employment and Training | Environmental Heritage | Mining and Minerals | Native Title
Summary Information:
Project: Rio Tinto Exploration
Summary: Native Title Memorandum of Understanding which outlines the procedure for the preservation of native title rights during exploration and mining on a Pastoral Lease and vacant Crown Land. Includes sacred site/heritage protection, liaison, work program clearances, environmental protection and rehabilitation, employment and training, and a commitment to negotiate a mining agreement in good faith.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Model Exploration & Mining Agreement between Rio Tinto Exploration Pty Ltd, Local Aboriginal Groups and the Northern Land Council
  • Memorandum of Understanding between Rio Tinto Exploration Pty Ltd and the Northern Land Council
  • Organisation
  • Rio Tinto Exploration Pty Ltd - Signatory
  • Parties as yet unknown - Signatory

  • References

    Report
    Rio Tinto (2002) Aboriginal Policy and Programs: Briefing Note

    Glossary

    Memorandum of Understanding