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National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act: Prohibited Alien Species (No. 508 of 2013).

Country/Territory
South Africa
Document type
Regulation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Biodiversity Alien species Dangerous animal/harmful animal Birds Management/conservation Insects Marine fishes Plant protection Wild fauna Wild flora
Geographical area
Africa, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Notice of the Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs, made under section 67 of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004, establishes for purposes of that section 66 the list of prohibited alien species of wild fauna and flora. Section 67 provides that the Minister must publish a list of those alien species in respect of which a permit mentioned in section 65(1) may not be issued. Section 65 of the Act prohibits the carrying out a restricted activity involving a spe

Full text
English
Website
www.info.gov.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