Aboriginal Associations Management Centre
Aboriginals Benefit Account
(a) land held by a land trust for an estate in fee simple; or (b) and the subject of a deed of grant held in escrow by a land council (the land council holds the title deed in trust until a specific event or condition takes place, such as the lapse of a lease or interest).
Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (Cth)
Aboriginal land trust
Aboriginal Medical Services Alliance of the NT
Pitjantjatjara and Yankunytjatjara people
Aboriginal Peak Organisations Northern Territory
Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara
Australian Research Council
Creating a safe and supportive environment
Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006
The federal government’s community development program
Central Land Council
Council of Australian Governments
The process by which agencies are directed and controlled; it is generally understood to encompass authority, accountability, stewardship, leadership, direction and control.
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
The CLC’s 90-member governing council
Electronic document information system
Exploration licence application
Exploration permit application
The full costs of an activity; that is, the total value of all the resources consumed in producing goods and services or the loss of future economic benefits in the form of reductions in assets or increases in liabilities of the entity; includes expenses and cash items such as salary payments, as well as expenses that have been incurred, such as accruing employee entitlements that will be paid in the future.
Freedom of information
Granites Mine Affected Area Aboriginal Corporation
Non-reciprocal transfers of economic resources, where the payer agency does not receive approximately equal value in return.
Indigenous Advancement Strategy
Indigenous Desert Alliance
Indigenous Land Corporation
Indigenous Land Use Agreement
Indigenous Protected Area
Kurra Aboriginal Corporation
An Aboriginal land council in the Northern Territory established by or under the Aboriginal Land Rights Act to represent Aboriginal people.
Land Rights Act
Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976, also ALRA
An Aboriginal land trust established under the Land Rights Act to hold land on behalf of the traditional owners.
Royalties payable to the Australian Government or the NT Government in respect of the mining of minerals.
Native Title Act
Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Northern Land Council
National Native Title Tribunal
Native title application
Desired results, impacts or consequences for Aboriginal people as influenced by the actions of the CLC. Actual outcomes are assessments of the end results or impacts actually achieved.
Prescribed body corporate
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (Cth)
Parks and Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory
Right of use (assets recognised by accounting standard which brings lease assets and liabilities onto the statement of financial position)
Areas of spiritual significance to Aboriginal people, marking an association with, or a specific act of, a creation being. They may be parts of the natural landscape such as hills, rocks, trees, springs or offshore reefs and include burial grounds and places where ceremonies have been held.
In relation to land, a local descent group of Aboriginal people who have common spiritual affiliations to a site on the land, being affiliations that place the group under a primary spiritual responsibility for that site and for the land; they are entitled by Aboriginal tradition to forage as of right over that land.
Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park
wide area network
Western Desert Nganampa Walytja Palyantjaku Tjutaku
Warlpiri Education and Training Trust
workplace health and safety
Warlpiri Youth Development Aboriginal Corporation