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National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004: Notice of Exemption in Terms of section 8 (No. R. 149 of 2008).

Country/Territory
South Africa
Document type
Regulation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Aquaculture Mariculture Biodiversity Genetic resources Research Authorization/permit Access and benefit sharing
Geographical area
Africa, Southern Africa
Abstract

With this Notice, the Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism has exempted from Chapter 6 of the National Environmental Management Biodiversity Act, 2004, the indigenous biological resources or activities relating to indigenous biological resources set out in the Schedule.

Full text
English
Website
www.polity.org.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