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Delegation of powers and duties under section 87(A)(1B) of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004 (No. 639 of 2014).

Country/Territory
South Africa
Document type
Miscellaneous
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Biodiversity Endangered species Authorization/permit Institution Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings
Geographical area
Africa, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Notice of the Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism, made under section 42(2)(e) of the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 provides for the delegation of powers and duties in respect of prohibition of activities that may negatively impact on the survival of a listed threatened or protected species National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004 to the Director-General of the National Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism or any functionary acting in that

Full text
English
Website
www.gov.za

References - Legislation

Implements

National Environmental Management Biodiversity Act, 2004 (No. 10 of 2004).

Legislation | South Africa | 2004

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Biosafety, Biosecurity, Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Data collection/reporting, Policy/planning, Education, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Genetic resources, GMO, Institution, Inventory, Management/conservation, Monitoring, Protection of habitats, Research, Special fund, Traditional rights/customary rights, Use restrictions, Wildlife products, Endangered species, Dangerous animal/harmful animal, Biotechnology, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Access and benefit sharing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX