The objective of this audit is to assess the effectiveness of the governance of the Tiwi Land Council under the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 and the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.

Audit criteria

The ANAO proposes to examine whether:

  • the council is effectively governing its legislative functions under the Aboriginal Land Rights Act; and
  • the accountable authority is effectively governing its legislative functions under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act.