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Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Act.

Country/Territory
Solomon Islands
Document type
Legislation
Date
1970 (1996)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to forest resources and timber utilisation and to control and regulate the timber industry and for matters incidental thereto and connected therewith.
Subject
Forestry, Water
Keyword
Basic legislation Forest management/forest conservation Institution Forest service/forest officers Public forest Timber extraction/logging Forestry protection measures Protection forest Protected area Private forest Contract/agreement Timber Inspection Offences/penalties Authorization/permit Water conservation zone
Geographical area
Least Developed Countries, Oceania, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This Act provides for the conservation and management of private and public forests and the declaration of State Forests and Forest Reserves and regulates the felling of trees and the operation of timber mills. The Act consists of 44 sections divided into 9 Parts and is completed by two Schedules.

Full text
English
Website
www.paclii.org

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Prescribed Forms) Regulations.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1978 (1987)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Concession, Contract/agreement, Certification, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forests and Timber Appeals Regulations 1985.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1985

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Authorization/permit, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Exemption) (Fauro Island) Order 2011 (L.N. No. 29 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Land clearing, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Protected Species) Regulations 2012 (LN 96 of 2012).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2012

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Timber, International trade, Authorization/permit, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Exemption Order made under the Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Act (L.N. No. 135 of 2012).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2012

Keyword: Land clearing, Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Exemption) (Vangunu Isand) Order 2011 (L.N. No. 27 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Agricultural development, Land clearing, Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Agro-forestry, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Exemption) (Burara Land) Order 2011 (L.N. No. 95 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Agricultural development, Land clearing, Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Afforestation/reforestation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Exemption) (Ndora Island) Order 2011 (L.N. No. 30 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Land clearing, Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Exemption) (Barasipo Land Order) 2011 (L.N. No. 72 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Agricultural development, Land clearing, Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Afforestation/reforestation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Citation an commence Utilisation (Exemption) (Fauro Island) Order 2011 (L.N. No. 29 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Land clearing, Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Exemption) Order 2011 (L.N. No. 31 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Land clearing, Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Timber (Levy and Mill Licensing) Regulations.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1970 (1988)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Timber, Processing/handling, Authorization/permit, Tax/levy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Protected Species) Regulations (L.N. No. 73/1990).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1990 | Repealed

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Timber, Forest species, International trade, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Fees Regulations 1988 (L.N. 41 of 1988).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1988

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Royalties/fees, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Act - Declaration of Exemption 2011 (L.N. No. 13 of 2011).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2011

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Timber Licensing and Tree Felling) Regulations (S.I. No. 21 of 2007).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2007

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Timber extraction/logging, Non-governmental entity, Contract/agreement

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Amendment) Act 2000 (No. 6 of 2000).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2000

Keyword: Timber extraction/logging, Contract/agreement

Source: FAO, FAOLEX