Request for Information

Submit a Request when purchasing property, beginning development, exploration or land clearing to find out if any Sacred Sites are currently registered or recorded in the location.

  1. View Further Information 
  2. Download Applicant Guide
  3. Enter AAPA Online  here
    *Recommendation:
    Use Google Chrome for AAPA Online

Unable to apply online?
Download hardcopy application form here

Authority Certificates

When you apply for an Authority Certificate, on-site consultations with Aboriginal custodians are carried out to identify and record any Sacred Sites in the area and any conditions to be observed to protect these sites during the conduct of works.

  1. View Further Information
  2. Download Applicant Guide
  3. Enter AAPA Online here
    *Recommendation:
    Use Google Chrome for AAPA Online

Unable to apply online? 
Download hardcopy application form here

Register a Sacred Site

A Registered Sacred Site is given the highest protection in the NT. As a custodian of a Sacred Site you can request Site Registration and information you provide about the site will be presented to the AAPA Board for consideration.

  1. View Further Information 
  2. Download Application Form 
  3. Report Site Damage
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