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Reparations scheme

  • Make an application

    Applications for the Queensland Government's reparations scheme close on 29 September 2017. If your wages or savings were controlled under a ‘Protection Act’, you may be entitled to make a claim.


  • Gallery of stories

    Read stories from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Queenslanders 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'.

  • Taskforce actions

    The taskforce has released the Queensland Stolen Wages Reparations Taskforce Report: Reconciling Past Injustice.

  • Taskforce members

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

  • About the reparations scheme

    The Queensland Government will further address the historical issue of reparation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Queenslanders' 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:
13 December 2016

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