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Northern Territory crocodile

Declaration of an approved wildlife trade management plan
Commonwealth Government Gazette GN 44, 6 october 2005


Commonwealth of Australia
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
Declaration of an approved wildlife trade management plan

I, Ian Gordon Campbell, Minister for the Environment and Heritage, having considered public comments as required by section 303FR of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, hereby declare under subsection 303FO(2) that the 'Management Plan for Crocodylus porosus in the Northern Territory' is an Approved Wildlife Trade Management Plan.

This declaration has effect subject to the following condition applied under s.303FT.

Safari hunting of crocodiles in the Northern Territory (as proposed in the Management Plan and described in Appendix I of the Management Plan) not be permitted.

The plan is valid from 1 July 2005 until 30 June 2010.

Dated this 6th day of October 2005

Signed

Ian Campbell
Minister for the Environment and Heritage

Subject to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act 1975, a person or persons whose interests are affected by this declaration may, within 28 days, make an application in writing to Environment Australia, for the reasons for the decision. An application for independent review of the decision may be made to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, on payment of the relevant fee, by or on behalf of the person or persons whose interests are affected, either within 28 days of receipt of the reasons for the decision, or within 28 days of this declaration if reasons for the decision are not sought.

Further information may be obtained from:

The Director
Wildlife Trade Assessments
Department of the Environment and Heritage
GPO Box 787
Canberra ACT 2601

Telephone: (02) 6274 2880
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