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Conservation Act 1987 (NZ)

Category: Legislation
Binomial Name: Government of New Zealand
Sub Category:Legislation
State/Country:Aotearoa - New Zealand
Summary Information:
The Conservation Act 1987 is an Act to promote the conservation of New Zealand's natural and historic resources, and for that purpose to establish a Department of Conservation. In Section 4 of the Act, it is stated that this 'Act shall so be interpreted and administered as to give effect to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.'

Related Entries

  • New Zealand Government
  • Case Law
  • Ngai Tahu Maori Trust Board v Director-General of Conservation [1995] 3 N.Z.L.R. 553

  • References

    New Zealand Government (1987) Conservation Act 1987



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