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The Australian Labor Party MP representing Norfolk Island says the island should have more say in its services.
Some Norfolk Islanders are staging a protest against an Australian minister who's visiting the island.
There are fears jobs will be lost and businesses will suffer on Norfolk Island when the Australian national pay award system is applied there.
Norfolk Islands Council of Elders met a delegation from the Australian Prime Minister's and Cabinet Office last week and laid out its continuing concerns at the removal of the island's autonomy. Audio
A team of British MPs who toured Norfolk Island last month have called for the island's Australian administrator to be recalled.
Despite strong opposition over the past year Australia will today complete its removal of autonomy from Norfolk Island. Audio
A delegation from Norfolk Island is in the Australian capital, Canberra, this week to push for the island's right to have a say in determining its political status.
The Chief Minister of Norfolk Island says the results of a local referendum have set the path for a fight with the Australian Government over the future of the island's self-governance.