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Nature Conservation Act 2014.

Country/Territory
Australia
Territorial subdivision
Australian Capital Territory
Document type
Legislation
Date
2014 (2018)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to make provision for the protection, conservation, enhancement and management of nature in the ACT, for the management of reserves, and for other purposes.
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Basic legislation Management/conservation Institution Wild fauna Wild flora Protected area Protection forest Protection of habitats Protection of species
Geographical area
Oceania
Abstract

The main object of this Act, consisting of 415 sections divided into 20 Parts and completed by two Schedules, is to protect, conserve and enhance the biodiversity of the Australian Capital Territory. This is to be achieved particularly by: protecting, conserving, enhancing, restoring and improving nature conservation, including: native species of animals and plants and their habitats; ecological communities; biological diversity at the community, species and genetic levels; ecosystems, and ecosy

Full text
English
Website
www6.austlii.edu.au

References - Legislation

Repeals

Nature Conservation Regulation 1982.

Legislation | Australia | 1982 (2004) | Repealed

Keyword: Management/conservation, Institution, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Nature Conservation Act 1980 (Act No. A1980-20).

Legislation | Australia | 1980 (2012) | Repealed

Keyword: Management/conservation, Institution, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Protected area, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Nature Conservation Regulation 2015.

Legislation | Australia | 2015 (2017)

Keyword: Management/conservation, Institution, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Protected area, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX