Site Protection Fact Sheet 8 – Emergency Protection

This Fact Sheet outlines ways that the Aboriginal community and Local Aboriginal Land Councils (LALCs) can use current laws to protect important cultural sites under immediate threat.

This is one of a series of Site Protection Fact Sheets which have been developed for LALCs by the NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC).

Please Note: While all care has been taken in the preparation of these Fact Sheets, they are not a substitute for legal advice in individual cases. The information in this Fact Sheet is current as of February 2015.