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Wildlife and National Parks Act 1993 (No. 13 of 1993).

Country/Territory
Mauritius
Document type
Legislation
Date
1994
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to amend and consolidate the law relating to the conservation and management of wildlife and to provide for the preservation of National Parks.
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Fishing gear/fishing method Offences/penalties Protection of species Basic legislation Management/conservation Institution Protected area National parks Hunting/capture Hunting authorization/permit Hunting gear/hunting methods Birds Wildlife products Special fund
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Small Island Developing States
Entry into force notes
This Act shall come into operation on a date to be fixed by Proclamation.
Abstract

This Act provides for the protection of fauna and flora in Mauritius and related matters such as administration of wildlife resources and the creation of nature reserves.

Full text
English

References - Legislation

Repeals

Wildlife Act 1983.

Legislation | Mauritius | 1984 (1990) | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Wild fauna, Birds, Wildlife products, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Wildlife Regulations, 1998 (G.N. No. 109 of 1998).

Legislation | Mauritius | 1998

Keyword: Management/conservation, Hunting authorization/permit, International trade, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

National Parks and Reserves Regulations 1996 (G.N. No. 44 of 1996).

Legislation | Mauritius | 1996 | Repealed

Keyword: Protected area, Marine protected areas, National parks, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Native Terrestrial Biodiversity and National Parks Act 2015 (No. 14 of 2015).

Legislation | Mauritius | 2015

Keyword: Inland fisheries, Fishing authorization, Protection of species, Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, Land-use planning, Expropriation, Private land, Water conservation zone, Framework law, Basic legislation, Management/conservation, Biodiversity, Policy/planning, Institution, Protected area, National parks, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Alien species, Collecting/harvesting, Keeping of live animals, Protection of habitats, Ranching/captive breeding, Seasons, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Birds, Wildlife products, Special fund, Endangered species, International trade, International agreement-implementation, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX