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Fact Sheets

Semi circle dot patternA series of fact sheets were produced initially to support community and stakeholder consultation around the draft exposure Bill, the draft Aboriginal Heritage Protection Bill 2012.

The fact sheets have been updated as necessary to reflect changes to the proposed legislation that have been decided in response to public consultation processes.

The fact sheets cover key aspects of the proposed legislation. In addition, there are specific fact sheets that deal with the implications of the new legislation on development activities, as well as for the agricultural, forestry and mining sectors.

Fact sheets available
  1. Overview
  2. Key Definitions
  3. The Aboriginal Heritage Council
  4. Protection of Aboriginal Heritage
  5. Aboriginal Heritage Permits
  6. Aboriginal Heritage Management Plans
  7. External Regulatory Approvals
  8. Exemptions
  9. Aboriginal Heritage Agreements
  10. The Aboriginal Heritage Register
  11. Enforcement
  12. Protection Orders
  13. Regulations
  14. Frequently Asked Questions
  15. Development Activities
  16. Agricultural Sector
  17. Forestry Sector
  18. Mining Sector
  19. Declared Exempt Area and Area of High Sensitivity

For further information

Phone: 03 6233 3774

 Proposed Aboriginal Heritage Protection Legislation

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