Ngaanyatjarra Council (Aboriginal Corporation)

Category: Organisation
Date: 24 March 1981
Sub Category:Aboriginal Corporation
Place:Alice Springs
State/Country:Northern Territory, Australia
Legal Status: Listed with the Registrar of Aboriginal Corporations.
Summary Information:
The Ngaanyatjarra Council (Aboriginal Corporation) was incorporated in 1981 pursuant to the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth). Ngaanyatjarra Council (Aboriginal Corporation) represents 11 remote Aboriginal Communities in Western Australia. The council provides an administrative and advocacy service for the Ngaanyatjarra people. According to its stated objects, the Ngaanyatjarra Council support its members in a holistic way, including education, training, general services and the representation of its members interests.

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  • Legislation
  • Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth)

  • Glossary

    Aboriginal Corporation (Australia)