Factsheet: Timber Regulation - Crown Lands and Forests Act

Timber Regulation - Crown Lands and Forests Act

Key Information

Country/Region:

Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Timber Regulation - Crown Lands and Forests Act
Description: 
This Act is an annex to the Crown Lands and Forests Act and concerns: forest operations compliance audits (a forest audit report shall assess the compliance of a licensee) - penalties - crown timber rights - wasteful cutting practices - tenders - compensation for forest management expenses - crown timber sub-license - royalties.
Goal/Aim: 
Regulate protection and management of forests ; regulate timber and timber products

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Policies ensuring sustainable production of biomass
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1986
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2009