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Law on Nature Protection.

Country/Territory
Croatia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Ecosystem preservation Education Environmental standards Monitoring Offences/penalties Sustainable development Basic legislation Biodiversity
Geographical area
Europe, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on the day of its publication in the "Official Gazette", except for the provisions of article 37, paragraph 4, article 38, paragraph 5, article 54, paragraph 4, subparagraph 1 and paragraph 5, article 70, paragraph 5, article 71, paragraph 2 and article 197 which will enter into force on the date of Croatian accession to the European Union.
Abstract

This Law provides for all necessary rules, requirements, administrative issues, concrete environmental measures and various other technical and procedural provisions all aimed to regulate the protection and conservation of the nature present on the territory of the Republic of Croatia.

Full text
Croatian
Website
www.nn.hr

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the conservation of wild birds.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Birds, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Nature Protection Law.

Legislation | Croatia | 2005 | Repealed

Keyword: Access-to-information, Ecosystem preservation, Education, Environmental standards, Monitoring, Offences/penalties, Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Regulation on proclaiming of the nature-geologic monument (Z. Gorjanovicev profile in Vukovar).

Legislation | Croatia | 2017

Keyword: Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the approval as regards the conclusion and conduct of legal affairs under the call of the Operational Program for Competitiveness and Cohesion in the Financial Period 2014-2020 "Promoting the sustainable use of natural heritage in national parks and nature parks".

Legislation | Croatia | 2017

Keyword: Protected area, Policy/planning, Procedural matters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the ecological network.

Legislation | Croatia | 2013

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Public land, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Zoning, Classification/declassification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on indigenous wild species which are taken from nature and sustainable use that is allowed.

Legislation | Croatia | 2015

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the list of habitat types, maps of habitats and endangered and rare habitat types.

Legislation | Croatia | 2014

Keyword: Classification/declassification, Ecosystem preservation, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the official identity card and badge of the inspector of nature protection.

Legislation | Croatia | 2014

Keyword: Inspection, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the assessment of eligibility for the ecological network.

Legislation | Croatia | 2014

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, EIA, Management/conservation, Policy/planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the unique visual identity management system for protected areas in the Republic of Croatia.

Legislation | Croatia | 2014

Keyword: Zoning, Protected area, Management/conservation, Marking/identification, Standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation proclaiming the Gorjanović's profile located in Vukovar as a geological monument of nature.

Legislation | Croatia | 2017

Keyword: Protected area, Public land, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on foreign species placed on the market and invasive foreign species.

Legislation | Croatia | 2017

Keyword: Internal trade, Plant variety, Classification/declassification, Dangerous animal/harmful animal

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on strictly protected species.

Legislation | Croatia | 2013

Keyword: Animal health, Ecosystem preservation, Keeping of live animals, National parks, Plant protection, Classification/declassification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on the official card and badge for nature protection rangers.

Legislation | Croatia | 2014

Keyword: Inspection, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation on conservation objectives and basic measures for the conservation of birds in the ecological network.

Legislation | Croatia | 2014

Keyword: Birds, Protection of habitats, Protection of species, Classification/declassification, Policy/planning, Management/conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX