• Our Role

    Native Title Services Victoria is the legal service that represents native title claimants in Victoria.

     

    Our work includes claim negotiation, anthropological and historical research, governance capacity building, natural resource management, economic development planning and advocacy.

    Our Role
  • About Us

     

    Native Title Services Victoria facilitates sustainable native title outcomes and ensures that native title rights and interests are recognised and protected.

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    About Us
  • Our Role

    Native Title Services Victoria is the legal service that represents native title claimants in Victoria.

     

    Our work includes claim negotiation, anthropological and historical research, governance capacity building, natural resource management, economic development planning and advocacy.

     

    Our Role
  • Native Title in Victoria

     

     

    Over 60% of Victoria is covered by native title determinations, settlements and claims.

    Native Title in Victoria
  • Historic Settlement

     

    In March 2013 the Dja Dja Wurrung People achieved a landmark native title settlement.

     

    It was the first settlement to be primarily resolved under the Traditional Owner Settlement Act 2010 (Vic).

     

    Historic Settlement
  • Native Title in Victoria

     

    Over 60% of Victoria is covered by native title determinations, settlements and claims.

    Native Title in Victoria
  • About Us

     

    Native Title Services Victoria facilitates sustainable native title outcomes and ensures that native title rights and interests are recognised and protected.

     

     

    About Us

Speeches

Read current and archived speeches given by NTSV’s Board, Chief Executive Officer and Senior Staff.

24 March 2016

Victoria University College of Law and Justice – Industry Speaker Series

After the Party or the After Party? The Post-determination Management of Native Title Rights

2 June 2014

National Native Title Conference 2014 – Living with Native Title from the Bush to the Sea.

FPIC, ICMM and CSR: Alphabet Soup or a Sea Change? – Matthew Storey, CEO

Native Title and Development Planning – A Victorian Approach Christy Hawker, Policy and Development Manager; David Lucas, Senior Natural Resource Management Advisor

Developing Good Governance in North-West Victoria – Darren Perry, Board Member and Jill Webb, Lawyer

3 June 2013

National Native Title Conference 2013 – Shaping the Future

Exploring the Role of Traditional Decision-Making Structures in Enterprise Focused PBCs, Matthew Storey, CEO; Austin Sweeney, Principal Legal Officer; Kim Robinson, Corporate Services Manager; Tim Pilbrow, Research Manager, Michael O’Kane, Senior Researcher and Katie Phillis, Traditional Owner Corporation Development Advisor

28 March 2013

Dja Dja Wurrung Signing Ceremony Speech  Graham Atkinson, Chairperson

21 September 2012

Symposium on Australia’s Implementation of the UN Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

The Declaration and Implementing Indigenous Land Justice  Matthew Storey, CEO

 27 March 2012

Indigenous Leadership Course

Leading Change – Key Issues, Challenges and Opportunities  Graham Atkinson, Chairperson

14 February 2012

Historical Justice and Memory Conference  Graham Atkinson, Chairperson

4 June 2009

National Native Title Conference 2009 – Spirit of Country – Land, Water, Life

Keynote Address  Graham Atkinson, Chairperson