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Timber Resources (Legality Licensing) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2184).

Country/Territory
Ghana
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Forestry
Keyword
Forest management/forest conservation Forestry protection measures Timber extraction/logging Timber Monitoring International trade Dispute settlement Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Africa, Western Africa
Abstract

These Regulations implement provisions of the Timber Resources Management Act, 1997 with respect to a licensing scheme to regulate the import and export of timber products to and from Ghana to control the international trade of illegally harvested timber products and illegal logging. These Regulations apply to the timber products specified in the First Schedule which are harvested within the country or imported into Ghana and which are destined for distribution and sale on the domestic market or

Full text
English
Website
www.epa.gov.gh

References - Legislation

Implements

Timber Resource Management Act, 1997 - Act 547

Legislation | Ghana | 1998 (2002)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Timber extraction/logging, Institution, Contract/agreement, Offences/penalties, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Timber Resource Management and Legality Licensing Regulations, 2017 (LI 2254).

Legislation | Ghana | 2017

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, Timber extraction/logging, Timber, Contract/agreement, Internal trade, International trade, Inventory, Authorization/permit, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Institution, Marking/identification, Equipment, Registration, International relations/cooperation, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Public land, Right of use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX