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Policy Review - Aboriginal Affairs - "Mabo" - Implication for Land Management

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Aboriginal Affairs - "Mabo" Implications for Land Management - POLICY -

 

 

 

 

 

 

NAMBUCCA SHIRE COUNCIL

POLICY

ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS

MABO IMPLICATION FOR LAND MANAGEMENT

 

 

 

Function: CORPORATE SERVICES

 

 

Adopted: 4 APRIL 1996 (006)

Last reviewed:

 

 

 

1.0 Policy objective

 

2.0 Related legislation

 

 

 

4.0 Policy statement

 

That the contents of Circular No 93/42 be noted and incorporated into Council's policy in regard to land management and land dealings in the future.

 

4.1 History

 

Circulars - Local Government Departments - 93/42

 

Extract from Precis of Correspondence - (Letter 16) - 21.10.93

 

Circular from the Department of Local Government spelling out implications in that Council should ensure in regard to certain dealings in land, that where the owner is a Government agency, that agency has dealt with any native title implications before proceeding:

 

RECOMMENDATION:  That the contents of Circular No 93/42 be noted and incorporated into Council's policy in regard to land management and land dealings in the future.