Develop agreements with native title holders_traditional owners

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Elements and Performance Criteria



1 Conduct background research to identify traditional owners

1.1 Protocols for consultation with Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people are researched and documented.

1.2 Appropriate research is undertaken to identify the correct traditional owners, including consultation with the relevant native title representative body and the National Native Title Tribunal (NNTT).

1.3 Expert advice is sought where appropriate.

2 Identify key stakeholders

2.1 NNTT is consulted about the requirements for registering an Indigenous land use agreement (ILUA).

2.2 Other stakeholders or potential parties to the agreement are identified through consultation with relevant government agencies.

2.3 Other Indigenous people with interests are identified.

2.4 Meetings are held with traditional owners to establish rapport and credibility.

3 Negotiate with traditional owners

3.1 The range of issues to be addressed through an agreement is clarified with council.

3.2 Highly desirable, unacceptable, or possible trade-off positions on each issue are identified for discussion with the traditional owners.

3.3 The scope of the negotiations is identified and agreed with traditional owners.

3.4 Culturally appropriate protocols for negotiations are established.

3.5 Levels of confidentiality and liaison with the media are agreed.

3.6 Processes and timing for consultation with the wider community are agreed.

3.7 Arrangements for liaison with the media are agreed.

3.8 Negotiations are appropriately managed and focussed on mutual outcomes.

3.9 Agreement is reached through negotiation and terms and conditions of agreement are drafted.

4 Register the agreement

4.1 Expert advice is sought on the draft terms and conditions of the agreement.

4.2 Draft terms and conditions of the agreement are documented.

4.3 NNTT is consulted about requirements prior to lodging an ILUA registration.

4.4 Application for registration is lodged with appropriate agencies and any queries or additional requirements are satisfied.

4.5 The agreement is registered.

4.6 Arrangements are established for implementation and fulfilment of commitments detailed in the agreement.

Qualifications and Skillsets

LGALAND503A appears in the following qualifications:

  • LGA50304 - Diploma of Local Government (Land Management)