National Native Title Tribunal

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Geospacial - know where you stand with native title

In response to feedback from our stakeholders, the NNTT Geospatial Services team has made more spatial data available online.
Conference paper

Resolving native title issues: travelling on train tracks or roaming the range?

With most of the apprehension, uncertainty and fear that was associated initially with native title has dissipated, this paper examines the areas in which the legislation and native title processes could be improved. The paper examines the following issues: • What native title issues need...

Negotiating comprehensive settlements of native title claims

This paper focuses on the resolution of native title claims by negotiated outcomes and looks at the range of options for settlement expressly contemplated, or permitted, by the Native Title Act. It looks in some detail at the various factors that can affect the pace...

Broader native title settlements and the meaning of the term 'traditional owners'

This paper summarise the various meanings which have been applied to the notion of traditional ownership, based on a review of the published literature on the subject. It starts with a brief summation of the various definitions which have been included in Australian State and...

National report: native title

Progress remained steady for the resolution of native title applications during the second half of 2008, according to this report. Claimant applications still take on average about six years to resolve by agreement. But if parties changed their approach to native title matters there was...