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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act 1984 (No. 79, 1984).
Indigenous and tribal peoples
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
Type of legislation (Type of text)
Act to preserve and protect places, areas and objects of particular significance to Aboriginals.
Amending Text region
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Amendment Act 1987. No. 39.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Amendment Act 2005 (No. 32, 2005)
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Amendment Act 2006 (No. 152, 2006).
Electronic source title
Attorney General's Department
AUS79658 2016.pdf (PDF of Act as amended to Act No. 61, 2016)