On Tuesday 13 December, Njamal People reached a landmark Native Title Agreement with Pilbara Minerals as part of the Pilgangoora Lithium Development Project.
This comprehensive agreement sets out arrangements for how Njamal community will continue to work with Pilbara Minerals to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes for the duration of the Project.
Included is the creation of more local employment and business development opportunities.
Importantly, the agreement also reflects Njamal community’s needs, interests and expectations with respect to land use and development.
Njamal Elders and signatories as a significant opportunity to support the Njamal community’s future endeavours.
Speaking with Business News Western Australia, Pilbara Minerals Managing Director and CEO Ken Brinsden has said,
“We are delighted to have finalised this pivotal Native Title Agreement with Njamal People, the Traditional Owners at Pilgangoora, and we look forward to working closely with them as we advance this major new Australian Lithium-Tantalum project into production.”