Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
86 Ministers and public authorities to implement threat
(1) Ministers and public authorities (including the Director-General)
are to take any appropriate action available to them to implement those
measures included in a threat abatement plan for which they are responsible
and must not make decisions that are inconsistent with the provisions of a
threat abatement plan.
(2) If the implementation of a threat abatement plan affects a
statutory discretion of a Minister or public authority, this section does not
operate to exclude the discretion, but the Minister or authority must take the
plan into account.
(3) This section does not operate to require or authorise any action
by a Minister or public authority that is inconsistent with any statutory or
other legal obligation of the Minister or public