Far West Coast (SA) Agreement

Date: 1 January 1997
Sub Category:Exploration Agreement (Native Title Act)
Place:Western South Australia
State/Country:South Australia, Australia
Subject Matter:Mining and Minerals | Native Title | Exploration
Summary Information:
Project: Rio Tinto Exploration Summary: The Far West Coast (SA) Agreement represents an historic process of negotiation between 14 Mining companies and five Aboriginal groups providing access for exploration to the Far West Region. It is a model agreement based on common sense and a willingness of Aboriginal groups to work with the mining industry. Aboriginal clearance work was funded by the exploration companies.

Related Entries

  • Rio Tinto Exploration Pty Ltd - Signatory
  • Parties as yet unknown - Signatory

  • Glossary

    Framework Agreement | Exploration Agreement (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Future Act Agreement (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia)