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Snowdrop Creek Deed for Exploration

Date: 28 August 1995
Sub Category:Exploration Agreement (Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act)
State/Country:Northern Territory, Australia
Legal Reference: Newmont Australia Agreements No: 95-8029
Subject Matter:Mining and Minerals | Native Title | Recognition of Native Title or Traditional Ownership | Exploration | Employment and Training | Compensation | Environmental Heritage
Summary Information:
The Snowdrop Deed for Exploration was agreed by Normandy Exploration Ltd, Aboriginal Exploration and Development Pty Ltd, Margalkmi Aboriginal Corporation Pty Ltd, Northern Aboriginal Investment Corporation Pty Ltd, and the Northern Land Council.
The Deed provides for:
- protection and rehabilitation of the environment;
- training for Aboriginal people;
- mining; and
- compensation.
Compensation is payable to the traditional Aboriginal owners via the Northern Land Council and includes the reimbursement of costs for Council members or traditional Aboriginal owners for their responsibilities under the deed.

Related Entries

  • Snowdrop Creek Exploration Joint Venture Agreement
  • Snowdrop Creek Loan Agreement
  • Organisation
  • Normandy Mining Limited - Signatory
  • Aboriginal Exploration and Development Pty Ltd - Signatory
  • Margalkmi Aboriginal Corporation - Signatory
  • Northern Aboriginal Investment Corporation Pty Ltd - Signatory
  • Northern Land Council - Signatory

  • Glossary

    Exploration Agreement (Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (Cth)) (Australia)

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