Crown Land Management Plan

On 31 March 2016 the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development released a Consultation Draft of the Christmas Island Crown Land Management Plan and seeks community and stakeholder views on possible uses of Crown land on Christmas Island.

Community and stakeholder input is important to the Department in determining how Crown land best meet the needs of the local community, now and into the future.

Questions have been included throughout the Consultation Draft of the Crown Land Management Plan. It is not necessary to comment on every issue or respond to every question. The questions are a starting point to help you provide feedback on things that matter most to you or your organisation.

A submission template DOCX: 17 KB PDF: 18 KB is available to use as a guide when providing written feedback to the Department on the Consultation Draft of the Crown Land Management Plan.

The closing date for submissions is 21 April 2016.

Submissions posted in the mail before the consultation phase has closed will be considered, even if received after 21 April. Emailed submissions are preferred.

Feedback will be carefully considered to inform the final Crown Land Management Plan. A summary of issues raised in the submissions will be placed on the Department's website.

Consultation

  • Christmas Island Crown Land Management Plan Consultation Draft PDF: 3634 KB
  • Community Bulletin detailing the consultation process PDF: 126 KB

Contact Information

Email: indianoceanterritories@infrastructure.gov.au

Call: 02 6274 8113

Mail:
Attention Indian Ocean Territories Policy Section
Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
GPO Box 594
Canberra ACT 2601

Fax: (02) 6274 8205

Privacy notice

Your submission, including any personal information supplied, is being collected by the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development (the Department) for the purpose of seeking community and stakeholder views on uses of Crown land on Christmas Island.

The Department may use the information collected to inform the final Crown Land Management Plan. A summary of the submissions will be placed on the Department's website, however any personal information provided will be removed.

Your personal information will be stored securely by the Department. It may be used by the Department to make further contact with you regarding the consultation process. Your personal information will not be disclosed to any other third parties, except in the circumstances outlined below:

  • in response to a request by a Commonwealth Minister;
  • where required by a House or a Committee of the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia; or
  • where required by law.

The Department's on-line privacy policy contains information regarding complaint handling processes in the Department and how to access and/or seek correction of personal information held by the Department. The Privacy Officer can be contacted on (02) 6274 6495.