Crown lands in the northwest territories and nunavut are managed pursuant to the territorial lands act and its related regulations in the northern territories sub-surface lands include hard-rock minerals, precious gems and coal. History of the land rights act the latest european scientific reports date aboriginal occupation of northern australia from at least 60,000 years ago but t was a little over one hundred years ago that the first missionaries and mineral prospectors arrived in our country - what today is called the northern territory. The northern territory government and the nt's four land councils have signed an historic memorandum of understanding paving the way for consultations to begin with aboriginal people about a treaty. Laws & compliance currently selected downer edi mining nt worksafe administers legislation covering the following areas in the northern territory. The leader of the opposition, delia lawrie, said people needed to have confidence in exploration and mining photograph: gaylon wampler/corbis the northern territory government will look to.
Mining jobs now available in northern territory attendant, construction worker, technician and more on indeedcom. The general mining law of 1872 regulates the mining of certain mineral resources on federal public domain lands the law permits individuals and corporations to prospect on public domain lands and to stake claims on mineral discoveries they make. The northern territory is turning into quite a substantial mining hub, recording its highest ever annual mineral last year mineral production in the territory punched through the $4 billion mark for the first time last year, hitting $45 billion in the year to june.
Courts northern territory the supreme court of the northern territory magistrates courts of the northern territory federal federal court of australia federal court. Cancer (registration) act caravan parks act care and protection of children act carers recognition act catholic church in the northern territory act. Mining act legislation home minerals & mining (the mining act) outlines the law as it relates to mining, northern territory and commonwealth, it was. Jobs in the northern territory's mining sector are back on the boil research from seek shows job advertisements in the mining, resources and energy sector are up 34 per cent year on year _ the. Australian capital territory: whs requirements for mining are more information is available at the northern territory work health and safety laws.
Northern territory lawyers where he received academic awards in mining law and criminal practice and advocacy law society of the northern territory (08. Northern australia's leading mining industry conference from exploration & resources development to operation, markets & logistics mining the territory is northern australia's leading mining conference held annually in darwin as a part of nt resources week. Get this from a library report on uranium mining laws in the northern territory [michael crommelin r d nicholson australia uranium advisory council.
Australia: mining: the regulation of exploration & extraction: the northern territory and australian capital territory) state and territory. In late 2006, xstrata received government approval for the conversion of mcarthur river from underground mining to an open-pit operation the northern territory government funded about $110m for the open pit development programme. Welcome message welcome to the northern territory legislation website this website contains current and historical consolidated acts and subordinate legislation details of bills put forward for consideration by the legislative assembly acts resulting from these proposals and new and amending subordinate legislation. 1981, report on uranium mining laws in the northern territory / prepared by michael crommelin and rd nicholson australian government publishing service canberra.
The high court appeal against zabic's common law claim was thrown out this week, setting a precedent for workers compensation claims in the northern territory, and ensuring zabic will receive. The provisions were not as strong as those in the northern territory land rights act, but were a significant recognition of indigenous peoples' right to be consulted for approval of mining development. All databases complete database listing australian mining and petroleum law bulletin 1982-1996 balance: journal of the northern territory law society 1991. The nt epa is chartered with promoting the ecologically sustainable development of the northern territory read more.