This agreement commences upon its execution by the parties.
This agreement continues for the life of the project. There are no provisions in the Extract for termination.
Native Title Provisions:
Right to negotiate
The parties agree that the right to negotiate provisions of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) do not apply.
Future act provisions
The Extract notes that the agreement provides consent for the grant and renewal of all project tenure insofar as they are future acts for the purposes of s24EB(1)(b) and (c).
This agreement provides the Palyku People's consent to the grant and renewal of all Project Tenure.This means all railway, port and mining tenure, and includes:
- any exploration licence, ancillary licence, mining lease, and any water extraction authority that FMG reasonably considers necessary or desirable for its mining operations;
- any present and future tenure that FMG reasonably considers necessary or desirable to operate its railway and port infrastructures
Native Title in the Agreement Area:
The agreement is located within the native title determination application Cheryl Yuline & Ors v State of Western Australia (Palyku), WAD6287/1998 which was combined withthe native title determination application Tammy O'Connor & Ors v State of Western Australia & Ors (Palyku), WAD23/2019 on 31 March 1999. The National Native Title Tribunal file number for the combined application is WC1999/016.
The agreement does not include the land covered by native title determination application Johnson Taylor & Ors v State of Western Australia & Ors (Njamal), WAD6028/1998.