Provincial Legislation

In addition to the national legislation that is applicable to the conservation of cycads, is provincial legislation, which also plays a vital role. The provincial legislation is applied in addition to the national legislation. The applicable provincial legislation is outlined in the table below:

PROVINCE

LEGISLATION

Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape Province Cape Nature and Environmental Conservation Ordinance 19 of 1974
Ciskei Nature Conservation Act 10 of 1987

Free State

Free State Province Free State Nature Conservation Ordinance 8 of 1969
QwaQwa Nature Conservation Act 5 of 1976

Gauteng

Gauteng Nature Conservation Ordinance 12 of 1983

KwaZulu-Natal

KwaZulu-Natal Province Natal Nature Conservation Ordinance 15 of 1974
KwaZulu Nature Conservation Act 29 of 1992

Limpopo

Limpopo Environmental Management Act 7 of 2003

Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga Nature Conservation Act 10 of 1998

Northern Cape

Northern Cape Nature Conservation Act 9 of 2009

North West

Bophuthatswana Nature Conservation Act 3 of 1973
North West Transvaal Nature Conservation Ordinance 12 of 1983
North West Cape Nature and Environmental Conservation Ordinance 19 of 1974

Western Cape

Western Cape Province Cape Nature and Environmental Conservation Ordinance 19 of 1974