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National Parks (General) Regulations, 2012 (S.I. No. 48 of 2012).

Country/Territory
Antigua and Barbuda
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Sustainable use Management/conservation Protected area Institution National parks Ecosystem preservation
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Latin America and the Caribbean, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN FAO, North Atlantic, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

These Regulations, made by the Minister under section 26 of the National Parks Act, provide rules for certain activities and access to national parks. The National parks Authority, where it is necessary for the preservation, control and proper management of the Park, may designate certain activities, uses or entry and tours in areas in the Park, as restricted or prohibited areas. A person who is permitted to occupy or use public land or public property within a Park shall, in addition to any conditions attached to the permit, maintain the land or property in a clean and safe condition satisfactory to the Parks Commissioner and when vacating the land or properly restore to its natural or original condition satisfactory to the Parks Commissioner. Certain activities require a written permission of the Parks Commissioner, whereas other activities are prohibited altogether.

Full text
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References - Legislation

Implements

National Parks Act, 1984 (Act No. 11 of 1984).

Legislation | Antigua and Barbuda | 1984

Keyword: Basic legislation, Protected area, Policy/planning, Institution, National parks, Cultural heritage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX