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Main Environmental Laws of the Solomon Islands

(From the Office of the Public Solicitor in Honiara)

The main environmental laws of Solomon Islands can be downloaded by clicking the links below. Please note that LALSU does not guarantee that this list of laws is up to date or accurate. Other laws of the Solomon Islands are available on the Paclii website.

1. Environment Act 1998

- Environment Regulations 2008

2. Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Act [Ch 40]

- Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Amendment Act 2000

- Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Prescribed Form Regulations 1978

- Forest Resources and Timber Utilistaion Prescribed Forms Amendment Regulations 1985

- Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Prescribed Form Amendment Regulations 2005

- Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Fees Regulations 1998

- Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Protected Species Regulations 1990

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Protected Species Amendment Regulations 2011

Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Felling Licence Regulations 2005

Timber Levy and Mill Licensing Regulations 1970

Timber Levy and Mill Licensing Amendment Regulations 2005

Code of Logging Practice

4. Mines and Minerals Act [Ch 42]

Mines and Minerals Amendment Act 1996

Mines and Minerals Amendment Act 2008

Mines and Minerals Regulations 1996

Mines and Minerals Amendment Regulations 1999

Mines and Minerals Amendment Regulations 2010

Mines and Minerals Amendment Regulations 2011

5. Land and Titles Act [Ch 133]

Land and Titles Regulations 1959

6. Protected Areas Act 2010

Protected Areas Regulations 2012

7. Fisheries Act 1998

Fisheries Amendment Act 2009

8. National Parks Act [Ch 149]

9. River Waters Act [Ch 135]

10. Town and Country Planning Act [Ch 154]

11. Wild Birds Protection Act [Ch 45]

12. Wildlife Protection and Management Act 1998

Wildlife Protection and Management Regulations 2008

 

Other Related documents

Establishing Protected Areas in the Western Province, LALSU, Gizo

Solomon Islands Forest Resources Citation and Timber Utilisation

Solomon Islands Wildlife Protection and Management Bill 1998



 

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