The Land Use Activity Regime Policy explains the simplified alternative to the future acts regime of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth). It provides procedural rights for recognised traditional owner groups over certain land use activities that occur on areas of public land.
Land Use Activity Regime Policy
A copy of the Land Use Activity Regime Policy, approved in 2012, is attached below. A First Principles Review commenced in February 2020 between the State and Traditional Owner representatives. Its terms of reference include this Policy. Changes to this Policy may be made in response to the Review.
Traditional Owner Settlement (Negotiation Costs) Regulations 2015
These regulations prescribe the method for calculating reasonable cost of negotiating under a Land Use Activity Agreement.
- view the Traditional Owner Settlement (Negotiation Costs) Regulations 2015 on the Victorian Legislation website
- download Form 1 - Calculation of reasonable negotiation costs.