Declaration of an approved wildlife trade management plan for the commercial harvest and farming of crocodiles in Western Australia 2009 - 2013
Declaration of an approved wildlife trade management plan
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette GN 13, 8 April 2009
I, Peter Robert Garrett, Minister for the Environment, Heritage and the Arts, having considered public comments as required by section 303FR of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, and being satisfied as to those matters set out in sub-section 9A.05(4) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Regulations 2000, hereby declare under subsection 303FO(2), that the ‘Management Plan for the Commercial Harvest and Farming of Crocodiles in Western Australia 1 January 2009 — 31 December 2013’ is an Approved Wildlife Trade Management Plan.
Unless amended or revoked, this declaration has effect subject to the following conditions applied under S303FT:
- The harvest must be carried out in accordance with the Management Plan for Commercial Harvest and Farming of Crocodiles in Western Australia 1 January 2009 — 31 December 2013.
- The approval is valid until 31 December 2013.
Dated this 23rd day of March 2009
Minister for the Environment, Heritage and the Arts
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 the Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts, 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:
Director, Wildlife Trade Assessments
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
GPO Box 787
CANBERRA ACT 2601
Telephone: (02) 6274 2880 Facsimile: (02) 6274 1921