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Law of the People's Republic of China on the Protection of Wildlife.

Country/Territory
China
Document type
Legislation
Date
1988 (2004)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Basic legislation Institution Biodiversity International agreement-implementation Hunting/capture Hunting gear/hunting methods International trade Protected area Protection forest Protection of habitats Protection of species
Geographical area
Asia, Eastern Asia
Entry into force notes
The Law shall come into force on the date of promulgation (1 March 1989).
Abstract

The purpose of this Act is to lay down the general principles of wildlife protection and administration of wildlife in the PRC, and to provide for the protection of species of wildlife which are rare or near extinction, protection, development and rationally use of wildlife resources and the maintaining of ecological balances.

Full text
Chinese/English
Website
www.npc.gov.cn

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Wild Land Life Protection Regulations.

Legislation | China | 1992

Keyword: Endangered species, Animal welfare, Hunting/capture, Wildlife products, Hunting authorization/permit, Policy/planning, Management/conservation, Registration, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulations of the People's Republic of China for the implementation of wild aquatic animal protection.

Legislation | China | 1993

Keyword: Endangered species, Wildlife products, Management/conservation, Keeping of live animals, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implementation Measures of Gansu Province of PRC on the Law of Wildlife Protection.

Legislation | China | 1999

Keyword: Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Keeping of live animals, Offences/penalties, Community management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Protection Law implementing Regulations.

Legislation | China | 1993

Keyword: Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Keeping of live animals, Offences/penalties, Community management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directory of the People's Republic of China on Special State Protection of Wildlife.

Legislation | China | 1989

Keyword: Endangered species, Protection of species, Wild fauna

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures for the administration of the national key protected wild animal domestication and breeding licenses (2015).

Legislation | China | 1991 (2015)

Keyword: Endangered species, Authorization/permit, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulations of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Da Qing Shan National Nature Reserve.

Legislation | China | 2013

Keyword: Protected area, Policy/planning, Institution, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Liability/compensation, Inspection, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulations of Henan Province on Wild Plant Protection.

Legislation | China | 2007

Keyword: Protection forest, Protection of habitats, Protected area, Inspection, Institution, Internal trade, International trade, Biodiversity, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Hainan Province for implementing the Wildlife Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Legislation | China | 1991 (1996)

Keyword: Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Community management, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Anhui Province for implementing the Wildlife Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Legislation | China | 1992 (2010)

Keyword: Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Keeping of live animals, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Offences/penalties, Community management, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Beijing Munipality for implementing the Wildlife Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Legislation | China | 1989 (1997)

Keyword: Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Community management, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Shanxi Province for implementing the Wildlife Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Legislation | China | 1992 (1998)

Keyword: Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Keeping of live animals, Offences/penalties, Community management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Jiangxi Province for implementing the Wildlife Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Legislation | China | 1994 (2012)

Keyword: Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Internal trade, Offences/penalties, Community management, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Liaoning Province for implementing the Wildlife Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Legislation | China | 1991 (2014)

Keyword: Protected area, Protection of habitats, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting/capture, Internal trade, International trade, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Administrative Measures for Monitoring, Prevention and Control of Epidemics and Epidemic Sources for Terrestrial Wildlife.

Legislation | China | 2013

Keyword: Institution, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Policy/planning, Inspection, Quarantine

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Qinghai province for the implementation of the Wildlife Protection Law of the People's Republic of China.

Legislation | China | 1995

Keyword: Wild fauna, Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Community management, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures for the administration of the national key protected wild animal domestication and breeding licenses.

Legislation | China | 1991

Keyword: Endangered species, Authorization/permit, Protection of species, Ranching/captive breeding, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures for the Collection of Terrestrial Wildlife Resources Protection Management Fees.

Legislation | China | 1992

Keyword: Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Protection of species, Hunting authorization/permit fee, Hunting/capture, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulations for the Implementation of the People's Republic of China on the Protection of Terrestrial Wildlife 2016.

Legislation | China | 1992 (2016)

Keyword: Biodiversity, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Internal trade, International trade, Offences/penalties, Protection of species, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of the People's Republic of China for Special Licenses for Exploitation of Aquatic Wild Animals.

Legislation | China | 1999

Keyword: Fishing authorization, Freshwater fishes, Authorization/permit, Hunting/capture, International trade, Offences/penalties, Protection of species, Aquatic animals, Wild fauna, Internal trade, Keeping of live animals, Ranching/captive breeding

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Guangxi Autonomous Region on Wild Plant Protection.

Legislation | China | 2008

Keyword: Wild flora, Protected area, Inspection, Institution, Biodiversity

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region for protection of medicinal wild plants resources.

Legislation | China | 2014

Keyword: Wild flora, Endangered species, Authorization/permit, Policy/planning, Protected area, Inspection, Institution, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Circular of the State Council on Strictly Controlling the Business Operation and Utilization of Rhinoceros and Tigers and Their Products.

Legislation | China | 2018

Keyword: Wild fauna, Wildlife products, Endangered species, Protection of species, Inspection, Internal trade, International agreement-implementation, International trade, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Circular of the State Council on Banning the Trade of Rhinoceros Horns and Tiger Bones.

Legislation | China | 1993 | Repealed

Keyword: Wild fauna, Wildlife products, Endangered species, Protection of species, Internal trade, International agreement-implementation, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Provisions of Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture on the protection of wild animals.

Legislation | China | 1997

Keyword: Inspection, Protection of environment, Authorization/permit, Monitoring, Offences/penalties, Wild fauna, Protected area, Game, Endangered species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures for the Administration of Aquatic Animal and Plant Nature Reserves.

Legislation | China | 1997

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Policy/planning, Biodiversity, Prohibited fishing area, Protected fishing area, Protection of species, Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Measures for the Administration of Aquatic Animal and Plant Nature Reserves (2014).

Legislation | China | 1997 (2014)

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Policy/planning, Biodiversity, Prohibited fishing area, Protected fishing area, Protection of species, Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulations of Haixi Mongolian and Tibetan Autonomous Prefectureon on the protection of wild animals.

Legislation | China | 1996

Keyword: Inspection, Protection of environment, Authorization/permit, Monitoring, Offences/penalties, Wild fauna, Protected area, Game

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decision of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress about Amending the Law of the People's Republic of China on the Protection of Wild Animals.

Legislation | China | 2004

Keyword: Wild fauna, Hunting authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX