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Phillip Creek PPL Bulk Handling Facility Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Date: 17 November 2009
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Place:Phillip Creek, Warumungu, Northern Territory
State/Country:Northern Territory, Not specified
The ILUA area covers approximately 1444 hectares of land in the Phillip Creek Locality, Northern Territory. It covers land excised from Phillip Creek Pastoral lease more or less designated as NT Portion 7025(A) existing approximately 17 kilometres north-west of Tennant Creek.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal on the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 17 November 2009. This is an Area Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No.: DI2009/003
Subject Matter:Future Act | Land Use
Summary Information:
The Phillip Creek PPL Bulk Handling Facility ILUA was agreed between the Patta Warramungu People, the Central Land Council, Global Port Solution Pty Ltd and the Northern Territory of Australia. The purpose of the ILUA is to provide for the construction of a bulk handling facility by Global Port Solutions Pty Ltd.
Detailed Information:
The ILUA provides for the surrender and extinguishment of native title interests in the agreement area.

It provides for the grant of a Crown lease over the area with with attached development conditions over that area. If these conditions are met, the ILUA provides for a grant of a fee simple estate over the agreement area.

A bulk handling facility is to be constructed on the agreement area next to the Adelaide to Darwin Railway. The construction is to be undertaken by Global Port Solutions Pty Ltd.

Native Title in the ILUA Area

The ILUA covers land over which the Patta Warumungu people established non-exclusive native title rights and interests in Patta Warumungu People v Northern Territory of Australia [2007] FCA 1386.

Related Entries

  • Patta Warumungu People v Northern Territory of Australia [2007] FCA 1386
  • Organisation
  • Northern Territory of Australia
  • Central Land Council
  • Global Port Solution Pty Ltd
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • People
  • Patta Warumungu People

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