|Location||140 km (87 mi) north east of Warburton|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku|
|State electorate(s)||North West Central|
The community is managed through its incorporated body, Wanarn (Aboriginal Corporation) (formally Wannan Community (Aboriginal Corporation)), incorporated under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 on 27 June 1989.
Wanarn Layout Plan No.1 has been prepared in accordance with State Planning Policy 3.2 Aboriginal Settlements. Layout Plan No.1 was endorsed by the community on 1 December 2003 and the WAPC on 4 May 2004. The Layout Plan map-set and background report can be viewed at Planning Western Australia official site.