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Announcing the new NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee

25 August 2022

Announcing the new NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee

The NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) is very pleased to introduce the  NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) 2022-2024 to the Local Aboriginal Land Council network.

The NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee was established in 2019 and consists of nine young people aged 18-25 from each of the nine NSWALC Regions.…

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Announcing the new NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee

25 August 2022

Announcing the new NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee

The NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) is very pleased to introduce the  NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) 2022-2024 to the Local Aboriginal Land Council network.

The NSWALC Youth Advisory Committee was established in 2019 and consists of nine young people aged 18-25 from each of the nine NSWALC Regions.…

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Expressions of Interest for the NSWALC Fishing Advisory Committee

9 May 2022

The New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from people with significant commercial fishing industry experience and knowledge, for independent membership to its Fishing Advisory Committee.

The Fishing Advisory Committee

The Committee is responsible for assessing funding applications and providing recommendations, advice, and direction to the NSWALC Council on applications to the NSWALC Fishing Fund (NFF).

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Update on LALC Members’ Meetings, Compliance and COVID-19 Restrictions

14 October 2021

The Office of the Registrar and the New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) would like to provide updated advice to Local Aboriginal Land Councils (LALCs) regarding the holding of Members’ Meetings and a range of LALC compliance requirements under the NSW Aboriginal Land Rights Act 1983 (the ALRA) and the NSWALC Funding Agreements.…

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Changes to the Land Titles System in NSW

13 September 2021

Changes to the Land Titles System in NSW

From 11 October 2021, there is new changes to the land titles system in NSW that will transition the NSW land titles system away from paper to electronic processes.

Key Changes from 11 October 2021

  1. The cancellation of paper Certificates of Title (CTs).
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Update on LALC Members’ Meetings, Compliance and COVID-19 Restrictions

2 September 2021

Update on LALC Members’ Meetings, Compliance and COVID-19 Restrictions

The Office of the Registrar and the New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) would like to provide advice to Local Aboriginal Land Councils (LALCs) regarding the holding of Members’ Meetings and a range of LALC compliance requirements under the NSW Aboriginal Land Rights Act 1983 (the ALRA) and the NSWALC Funding Agreements.…

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LALC Operations – Stay at Home Orders and COVID-19 Restrictions

17August 2021


Joint Network Message
NSW COVID-19 Lockdown

LALC Operations – Stay at Home Orders (NSW)

This joint Network Message from the NSW Aboriginal Land Council and the Office of the Registrar of the Aboriginal Land Rights Act, follows previous advice emailed to the Land Rights Network on 10 August 2021.…

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An Update on COVID-19 Outbreaks in Regional NSW

12 August 2021

In the past week the COVID-19 outbreak has spread further outside of Greater Sydney, with lockdowns now in place in much of regional New South Wales.

Cases in several areas with high Aboriginal populations are particularly concerning to NSWALC and the network, and now is the time to be vigilant.…

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LALC Members’ Meetings and COVID-19 Restrictions

10 August 2021

Joint Network Message LALC Meetings and other Matters

LALC Members’ Meetings and COVID-19 Restrictions

As per previous Network Messages, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Local Aboriginal Land Councils (LALCs) were advised during 2020 to avoid holding Members’ Meetings unless it was absolutely critical.…

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NSWALC Renews Legal Support Funding for Local Aboriginal Land Councils

9 August 2021

NSWALC Renews Legal Support Funding for Local Aboriginal Land Councils

The NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) is pleased to announce that funding will continue for free legal assistance for the Local Aboriginal Land Council (LALC) Network.

NSWALC values the importance of independent legal advice and knows that accessing quality assistance can be cost-prohibitive for the network.…