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Coastal Management Act 2016.

Country/Territory
Australia
Territorial subdivision
New South Wales
Document type
Legislation
Date
2016 (2017)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to make provision for the ecologically sustainable management, use and occupation of the New South Wales coast; and for related purposes.
Subject
Environment gen., Land & soil
Keyword
Coastal zone management Land-use planning Policy/planning Environmental planning Wetlands Marine area Sustainable development Sustainable use
Geographical area
Oceania
Entry into force notes
This Act enters into force on 3 April 2018.
Abstract

The objects of this Act are to manage the coastal environment of New South Wales in a manner consistent with the principles of ecologically sustainable development for the social, cultural and economic well-being of the people of the State, and in particular: (a) to protect and enhance natural coastal processes and coastal environmental values including natural character, scenic value, biological diversity and ecosystem integrity and resilience, and (b) to support the social and cultural values

Full text
English
Website
www6.austlii.edu.au