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Sale of Game Proclamation (No. 5 of 1939).

Country/Territory
Lesotho
Document type
Legislation
Date
1939
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
A Proclamation to prohibit the sale of game biltong, hides, skins and flesh.
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Management/conservation Game Internal trade International trade Wildlife products Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries, Southern Africa
Abstract

The Proclamation prohibits sale within the country or export for sale of game biltong, hides, skins and flesh irrespective of whether the game has been captured or killed within or beyond the borders of Lesotho. It also makes it an offence for any person to sell those prohibited products. The Schedule sets out the animals that are classified as game.

Full text
English
Website
www.environment.gov.ls