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Biosecurity Act 2016 (No. 337).

Country/Territory
Niue (New Zealand)
Document type
Legislation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to state the law relating to the importing, exporting, and internal control of animals, plants, and other things for the purposes of preventing and managing biosecurity risks to Niue.
Subject
Livestock, Environment gen., Cultivated plants
Keyword
Biosecurity International trade GMO Quarantine Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Institution Plant protection
Geographical area
Oceania, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This Act principally makes provision for internal and external "biosecurity controls", i.e. control of importation and exportation of plants and animals and plant and animal products, and measures to prevent or limit pests and diseases affecting plants or animals. The Cabinet may make Regulations to - prohibit the importation of pest or disease; prohibit or regulate the importation of a living modified organism (LMO); prohibit or restrict the importation or exportation of items posing a biosecur

Full text
English
Website
www.gov.nu

References - Legislation

Repeals

Agriculture Quarantine Act 1984.

Legislation | Niue (New Zealand) | 1985 (2006)

Keyword: Animal health, Pests/diseases, Inspection, Plant protection, Quarantine, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX