Wildlife Act 1975

The sustainable use of wildlife is provided for under the Wildlife Act 1975.

The purposes of this act are:

(a) to establish procedures in order to promote-

  • the protection and conservation of wildlife; and
  • the prevention of taxa of wildlife from becoming extinct; and
  • the sustainable use and access to wildlife; and

(b) to prohibit and regulate the conduct of persons engaged in activities concerning or relating to wildlife.

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