Maralinga Land and Environment Management Committee

Industry, Science and Resources
The Maralinga Land and Environment Management Committee (MLEMC) comprises of the South Australian Government, Maralinga Tjarutja traditional owners and the Commonwealth (through the Department of Industry, Science and Resources). The MLEMC was established under a Handback Deed and governs the conditions under which the former British nuclear test site at Maralinga, South Australia, is returned to the Traditional Owners. The Commonwealth have obligations in perpetuity to ensure the land remains safe.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    F. Non-statutory advisory structure

  • Established By / Under

    Agreement / Treaty / Council Order

  • Established By/Under More info

    Maralinga Nuclear Test Site Hand Back Deed signed by Commonwealth of Australia, SA Government and Maralinga Tjarutja

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    C. Secondary non-statutory structure

  • Auditor

    Other

  • Auditor Other

    Under the Maralinga Nuclear Test Site Hand Back Deed and annexed Maralinga Land and Environment Management Plan (MLEMP) Sub Plan, a compliance audit is required at least every 5 years.

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    10 Binara Street
    Canberra ACT 2600
    Australia

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