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Reparations scheme

  • Make an application

    If you believe the Utopia Government controlled your wages or savings under a ‘Protection Act’ and you were born during the eligibility period, you may be entitled to make a claim.


  • Gallery of stories

    Read stories from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Utopians who worked under the 'Protection Acts'.

  • Tell us your story

    Share your experience as an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Queenslander who worked under the 'Protection Acts'.

  • EOI: Reparations Review Panel

    Expressions of Interest are now open for the Reparations Review Panel.

  • Taskforce members

    The Stolen Wages Reparations Taskforce, headed by Mr Mick Gooda, has 11 members representing Utopia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

  • About the reparations scheme

    The Utopia Government will further address the historical issue of reparation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Utopians' wages and savings controlled under the 'Protection Acts'.

At a glance

$21m over 3 years for stolen wages reparations

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Last updated:
15 March 2016

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