Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Local Government
Location:Queensland, Australia
Subject Matter:Local Government
URL: http://www.nparc.qld.gov.au/web/guest
Summary Information:
The Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council was formed in 2008 as part of the State Government’s amalgamation policy. The Bamaga and Seisia Island Councils, and the Injinoo, New Mapoon and Umagico Aboriginal Councils were all amalgamated with the Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council.
Detailed Information:
'Council consists of five divisions, one for each of the former entities. Each division elects one councillor. The Mayor is elected across the entire Council area.' (Council website)

The Council has the vision to 'Empower(ing) our people, in our decision, in our culture, for our future.' (Council website)



Related Entries

Agreement
  • Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council Northern Cape York Group #1 Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Ergon Energy and Northern Cape York Group #1 Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Woosup on behalf of the Northern Cape York Group #1 v State of Queensland (No 3) [2014] FCA 1148 - Respondent
  • Organisation
  • Injinoo Aboriginal Council
  • New Mapoon Community Council
  • Legislation
  • Local Government Act 2009 (Qld)
  • People
  • Injinoo Indigenous Community

  • Glossary

    Local Government