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Wildlife Conservation Act (No. 12 of 1974).

Country/Territory
Tanzania, Un. Rep. of
Document type
Legislation
Date
1974
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to repeal and replace the Fauna Conservation Ordinance, to make provision for the protection, conservation, development, regulation and control of fauna and fauna Products and for matters incidental thereto and connected therewith.
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Basic legislation Hunting/capture Hunting authorization/permit Wild fauna Protected area National parks Wildlife products Registration Dangerous animal/harmful animal Offences/penalties Protection of species
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

The Act provides for the establishment of protected areas for wild animals, the control of the hunting of such animals, the registration and sale of trophies and prescribes offences in relation with activities regulated by this Act. The President may, by order in the Gazette, declare any area of Tanganyika to be a game reserve (sect. 5). The Minister may, by order in the Gazette, declare controlled game areas (sect. 6). Section 10 prohibits the hunting, capturing or killing of any animal in any

Full text
English
Website
www.parliament.go.tz

References - Legislation

Implemented by

Wildlife Conservation (Game Controlled Areas) Order, 1974 (G.N. No. 269 of 1974).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974 (1997)

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Protected area, Wild fauna

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Game Reserves) Order, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 275 of 1974).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Protected area, Wild fauna

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (National Game) Order, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 274 of 1974).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Wild fauna, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Suitable Weapons) Order, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 267 of 1974).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Close Season) Order, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 266 of 1974).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974 | Repealed

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Seasons

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife (Capture of Animals) Regulations, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 278 of 1974).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Keeping of live animals, International trade, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Registration of Trophies) Regulations, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 276).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Wildlife products, Registration, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting authorization/permit fee

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (President's Licence) Regulations, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 273).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Commercial Game Photography) Regulations, 1974 (G.N.'s Nos. 265 and 277).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Wild fauna

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Hunting of Animals) Regulations, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 272).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Wild fauna, Hunting authorization/permit fee, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Dealings in Trophies) Regulations, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 268).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Wildlife products, International trade, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Authorized Officers) (Identity Cards) Regulations, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 270).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974 | Repealed

Keyword: Hunting/capture

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Compounding of Offences) (Forms) Regulations, 1974 (G.Ns. Nos. 265 and 270).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (Cites) (Implementation) Regulations, 2005 (G.N. No. 225 of 2005).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 2005

Keyword: Management/conservation, Protection of species, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Endangered species, International trade, Certification, Authorization/permit, Registration, International agreement-implementation, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

National Prosecutions Service Act, 2008 (No. 27 of 2008).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 2008

Keyword: Governance, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation (Amendment) Act, 1978 (No. 21 of 1978).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1978 | Repealed

Keyword: Wildlife products, Subsidy/incentive, Special fund, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marine Parks and Reserves Act, 1994 (Act No. 29 of 1994).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1995

Keyword: Enforcement/compliance, Basic legislation, Protected area, Marine area, Institution, Policy/planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Offences/penalties, Marine protected areas

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Wildlife Conservation Act (No. 5 of 2009).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 2009

Keyword: Inland waters, Traditional knowledge/indigenous knowledge, Basic legislation, Management/conservation, Biodiversity, Institution, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Wild fauna, Protected area, Ranching/captive breeding, National parks, Wildlife products, Special fund, Wetlands, Ecosystem preservation, Registration, Dangerous animal/harmful animal, International agreement-implementation, Offences/penalties, Protection of species, Grazing/transhumance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX