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Forestry Act 1975.

Country/Territory
Austria
Document type
Legislation
Date
1975 (2016)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
Federal Act on forestries.
Subject
Forestry
Keyword
Basic legislation Afforestation/reforestation Land clearing Timber Forest management/forest conservation Forest species Forest service/forest officers Forestry protection measures Environmental standards Soil conservation/soil improvement
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Western Europe
Abstract

A piece of basic legislation regulating Austrian forests, a factor of great importance for human beings, animal and plants and to the ecological, economic and social development of the country. Main aim of the present Federal Act is the conservation of the wood and its soil; to guarantee an adequate treatment of the wood and finally to secure a sustainable development. The text consists of 183 articles divided into 10 Parts as follows: General provisisons (I); Forestry planning (II); Conservatio

Full text
German
Website
www.ris.bka.gv.at

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Law implementing the Federal Forestry Act 1975.

Legislation | Austria | 1977 (2013)

Keyword: Forest service/forest officers, Timber, Forestry protection measures, Enforcement/compliance, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law on protection of plants.

Legislation | Austria | 2007 (2016)

Keyword: Plant production, Plant protection, Pesticides, Inspection, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Lower Austria Forestry Implementation Law.

Legislation | Austria | 1978 (2013)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Forest management/forest conservation, Forest fires, Zoning, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Styria Forest Protection Law.

Legislation | Austria | 1981 (2013)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forest service/forest officers, Forestry protection measures, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Carinthia Building Law 1996.

Legislation | Austria | 1996 (2013)

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Pollution control, Environmental security, Public health, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Noise pollution, Procedural matters, Land-use planning, Land tenure, Subdivision of land, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Local government, Inspection, Authorization/permit, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Burgenland Forestry Implementation Law.

Legislation | Austria | 1987 (2013)

Keyword: Afforestation/reforestation, Timber, Forest fires, Erosion, Soil conservation/soil improvement

Source: FAO, FAOLEX