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Wanparta Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC

Category: Organisation
Date: 7 November 2006
Sub Category:Aboriginal Corporation | Prescribed Body Corporate (PBC)
Place:
State/Country:Western Australia, Australia
Legal Status:

Registered with the Office of the Registrar of Aboriginal Corporations on 1 June 2007, now replaced by the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations.

Legal Reference: ICN (Indigenous Corporation Number): 4695
Subject Matter:Economic Development | Management / Administration | Native Title
Summary Information:

The Wanparta Aboriginal Corporation is the registered native title body corporate nominated as trustee of the Ngarla People's native title as determined by:

  • consent in Brown (on behalf of the Ngarla People) v State of Western Australia [2007] FCA 1025; 
  • consent in Brown (on behalf of the Ngarla People) v State of Western Australia (No 3) [2010] FCA 859; and
  • by litigation in AB (deceased) & Ors on behalf of the Ngarla People v State of Western Australia & Ors on 19 Feb 2013 and unpublished.

The corporation was registered under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth) on 7 November 2006. The objects of the Corporation, as outlined in the Corporation's Rules and Objectives include to: 

  • provide direct relief from poverty, sickness, misfortune, destitution or helplessness among aboriginal people, especially the common law holders; 
  • be and to perform the functions of a prescribed body corporate, for the purpose of being the subject of a native title determination; 
  • be and to perform the functions of a Registered Native Title Body Corporate for the purpose of being the subject of a native title determination protect, preserve and advance the traditions, laws, languages, cultures and customs Aboriginal people, especially the common law holders; 
  • hold title to any vested land; 
  • advance and promote the well being of aboriginal people, especially the Common Law Holders; 
  • provide environmental, social and cultural benefits to Aboriginal people, especially the common Law Holders; 
  • maintain, protect the culture, native title traditions and customs, economic development, interests and social progress of Aboriginal people, especially the common law holders; and 
  • support and provide education, training and employment for Aboriginal people, especially the common law holders.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Brown (on behalf of the Ngarla People) v State of Western Australia [2007] FCA 1025
  • Ngarla Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Ngarla PBC KSCS Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Wanparta Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Pardoo Beef Corporation Irrigated Agriculture Project Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Brown (on behalf of the Ngarla People) v State of Western Australia (No 3) [2010] FCA 859
  • Pardoo Beef Corporation Irrigated Agriculture Project Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Body Corporate) 2020 - Signatory
  • People
  • Ngarla People

  • Glossary

    Registered Native Title Body Corporate (RNTBC) (Native Title Act) (Australia) | Aboriginal Corporation (Australia)

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