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National Trust for Fiji Act.

Country/Territory
Fiji
Document type
Legislation
Date
200
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to incorporate and confer powers upon the National Trust for Fiji and for matters incidental thereto.
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Management/conservation Institution Cultural heritage
Geographical area
ASIA AND THE PACIFIC, Melanesia, Oceania, Small Island Developing States, South Pacific
Abstract

The National Trust for Fiji is established as a body corporate. The purpose of the Trust shall be: (a) to promote the permanent preservation for the benefit of the nation of lands (including reefs), buildings, furniture, pictures and chattels of every description having national, historic, architectural or natural interest or beauty; (b) the protection and augmentation of the amenities of any such land or buildings and their surroundings and to preserve their natural aspect and features; (c) to protect animal and plant life; and (d) to provide for the access to and enjoyment by the public of such lands, buildings and chattels. The Trust shall be managed by the Council established under section 5. The Council may make by-laws for the purpose of carrying out the functions of the Trust.

Full text
English

References - Legislation

Amends

Marine Act (No. 35 of 1986).

Legislation | Fiji | 1986

Keyword: Navigation, Fishing vessel, Court/tribunal, Liability/compensation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

National Trust of Fiji (Amendment) Act 1998 (No. 40 of 1998).

Legislation | Fiji | 1998

Keyword: Institution, Protected area, Cultural heritage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX