The Tribunal, our structure and our staff
The President and Members of the Tribunal, assisted by the Registrar, under delegation from the Registrar of the Federal Court of Australia (‘the Court’) are responsible for managing the administrative affairs of the Tribunal.
From time to time Deputy Presidents may also be appointed.
The Native Title Registrar is assisted by the Deputy Registrar.
Tribunal staff are employed under the Public Service Act 1999. The President, Members, Registrar, Deputy Registrar and staff all provide native title services and assistance across Australia. Staff in the Tribunal’s offices (located in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Cairns) include experts and specialists in various native title related fields.