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Torres Straight Regional Council IBIS Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Category: Agreement
Date: 16 March 2012
Date To: 30 years from the date of the execution of the Trustee Lease
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Place:Saibai Island
State/Country:Queensland, Australia
The land is Lease B on Lot 3, which is located along School Rd on Saibai Island.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal on the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 16 March 2012. This is a Body Corporate Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No.:QI2012/025
Subject Matter:Housing, Construction and Infrastructure | Native Title
URL: http://www.nntt.gov.au/Indigenous-Land-Use-Agreements/Search-Registered-ILUAs/ILUA%20Register/2012/QI2012.025/ILUARegisterExport.pdf
Summary Information:
The Torres Straight Regional Council IBIS Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) was agreed between:

- Islanders Board of Industry and Service;

- Saibai Mura Buway (Torres Strait Islanders) Corporation; and

- Torres Strait Island Regional Council.

Detailed Information:
The purpose of this ILUA is to enable a range of acts (Agreed Acts) which will allow the grant of a Trustee Lease to the Islanders Board of Industry and Service (IBIS). IBIS propose to build a Store on the ILUA land.

Parties further consent to the IBIS undertaking acts necessary to operate the Business in accordance with the Trustee Lease throughout
the term of the Trustee Lease.

Native Title Provisions
Parties agree that the Right to Negotiate will not apply to Agreed Acts to which the Native Title Party has consented.

Native Title in the ILUA Area
The Saibai Mura Buway (Torres Strait Islanders) Corporation hold land and inland waters of Saibai Island, Mawalmay Thoera Island, Thawpay Kawamag Island and Kuykuthal Kawamag Island on trust for the native title holders. The determination of native title in the area was made on 12 February 1999.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Saibai People v State of Queensland [1999] FCA 158 (12 February 1999)
  • Organisation
  • Islanders Board of Industry and Service - Signatory
  • Saibai Mura Buway (Torres Strait Islanders) Corporation - Signatory
  • Torres Strait Island Regional Council - Signatory
  • National Native Title Tribunal
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • Native Title (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Regulations 1999 (Cth)

  • Glossary

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

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