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Native Vegetation Act 1991.

Country/Territory
Australia
Territorial subdivision
South Australia
Document type
Legislation
Date
1991 (2016)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to provide incentives and assistance to landowners in relation to the preservation and enhancement of native vegetation; to control the clearance of native vegetation; to repeal the Native Vegetation Management Act 1985; to make consequential amendments to the South Australian Heritage Act 1978; and for other purposes.
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Wild flora Institution Special fund Subsidy/incentive Contract/agreement Protection of habitats Protection of species
Geographical area
Asia and the Pacific, Australia and New Zealand, Indian Ocean, Oceania, South Pacific
Abstract

The Act, consisting of 41 sections divided into six Parts and completed by two Schedules is composed as follows: Preliminary (I); Objects of this Act (II); Administration (III); Heritage Agreements and financial and other assistance (IV); Clearance of native vegetation (V); Miscellaneous (VI).

Full text
English
Website
www6.austlii.edu.au

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Native Vegetation Regulations 2003.

Legislation | Australia | 2003 (2016)

Keyword: Classification/declassification, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Native Vegetation (Credit for Environmental Benefits) Regulations 2015.

Legislation | Australia | 2015

Keyword: Wild flora, Institution, Protection of habitats, Royalties/fees, Environmental fees/charges, Credit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Native Vegetation Regulations 2017.

Legislation | Australia | 2017 (2018)

Keyword: Mining, Authorization/permit, Classification/declassification, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Landscape South Australia Act 2019.

Legislation | Australia | 2019 (2020)

Keyword: Governance, Special fund, Framework law, Ecosystem preservation, Policy/planning, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Basin/catchment/watershed, Contract/agreement, Business/industry/corporations, Basic legislation, Soil pollution/quality, Soil rehabilitation, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Allocation/quota, Authorization/permit, Well sinking/boreholes, Climate change, Enforcement/compliance, Concession, Court/tribunal, Traditional rights/customary rights, Environmental fees/charges, Freshwater resources management, Groundwater, Integrated management, Irrigation, Liability/compensation, Monitoring, Offences/penalties, Priorities, Protected area, Protection of environment, Right to water, River basin institution, Surface water, Sustainable development, Sustainable use, Tax/levy, Use restrictions, Water abstraction, Water charges, Water rights, Waterworks, Human rights, Inland waters, Certification, Internal trade, Plant protection, Protection of species, Quarantine, Biodiversity, Wild fauna, Wild flora

Source: FAO, FAOLEX