Aboriginal Places Policy

The purpose of this policy is to guide OEH staff and contractors employed by OEH to identify, nominate, gazette and manage Aboriginal Places under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974.

Date
8 January 2011
Publisher
Office of Environment and Heritage
Type
Publication
Cost
Free
Language
English
Tags
  • ISBN 978-1-74293-291-0
  • ID OEH20110608
  • File PDF 82KB
  • Pages 16
  • Name aboriginal-places-policy-110608.pdf

The declaration of Aboriginal Places recognises and legally protects Aboriginal cultural heritage.

This policy gives guidance to help:

  • determine appropriate protection for places
  • assess and prioritise Aboriginal Place applications
  • engage stakeholders and land owners/managers
  • declare of Aboriginal Places
  • manage declared Aboriginal Places.