The BMIEA Agreement & MAC

The BMIEA Agreement 2003 provided a variety of benefits to local Indigenous people through financial compensation, establishment of various employments, training, educational support, establishment of a Rock Art Study to monitor the industries emissions and the development of a Roebourne Enhancement Scheme.

The Murujuga Aboriginal Corporation 2006 (MAC) is the approved body corporate for the BMIEA. It oversees the implementation and contractual obligations contained therein. MAC is generally the abbreviation for Murujuga Aboriginal Corporation. Murujuga is the language name for the Burrup and Dampier Archipelago. The Murujuga Land & Sea Unit (MLSU) is the headquarters for the Murujuga Aboriginal Corporation Rangers or Murujuga Rangers, as they are known.