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Quarantine Surveillance Agreement

Category: Agreement
Date: 1 January 2001
Sub Category:Joint Management Agreement
Location:Northern Territory, Australia
Subject Matter:Collaboration / Partnership
Summary Information:
The Northern Land Council (NLC) and the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) have agreed to work together to provide quarantine surveillance on Aboriginal Lands in the Northern Territory. It is the first partnership of its kind to be officially recognised by Indigenous Australians.
The Agreement stemmed from the Indigenous Rangers Conference at Gulkula in which the growing co-operation of the NLC's Caring for Country Unit and the AQIS's Northern Australia Strategy was recognised.

Related Entries

Organisation
  • Northern Land Council - Partner
  • Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service - Partner

  • References

    Newspaper Article
    Northern Land Council (2001) Indigenous Rangers to Work with Quarantine Body

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    Joint Management Agreement

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