This agreement commences from the date of execution, except for the provisions relating to native title which commence on the date of registration.
If, pursuant to clause 18.3, the agreement is removed from the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements, where permitted by law, the native title provisions of the agreement remain in force.
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 to any future acts that the parties have consented to within this agreement.
Future act provisions
This parties consent to Ergon Energy:
- accessing land for the purpose of doing minor works in the agreement area (minor works are described in Schedule 2 of the Electricity Act 1994 (Qld));
- using land containing existing electrical infrastructure (as defined in s 12(1) of the Electricity Act 1994 (Qld)), and any adjacent land reasonably required for the operational use and maintenance of the existing elecricity infrastructure;
- access by the way of existing tracks;
- any future acts on Aboriginal Land subject to prior written consent of the entity holding that land; and
- the grant of any easement, licence or permit over the existing electricity infrastructure;
Native Title in the Agreement Area:
The agreement is located within the area of native title recognised by the Federal Court of Australia (FCA) in the proceeding Woosup on behalf of the Ankamuthi People #1 v State of Queensland  FCA 831(FCA File No.: QUD6158/1998; NNTT File No.: QCD2017/006).