Administrative Changes Orders
Historical version for 14 September 2009 to 29 November 2009 (accessed 27 November 2014 at 07:17) Current version

6   Abolition of National Parks and Wildlife Service and transfer of branches

(1)  All branches are removed from the National Parks and Wildlife Service and added to the Department of Environment and Conservation.
(2)  The National Parks and Wildlife Service is abolished as a Department of the Public Service.
(3)  A reference in any document to the National Parks and Wildlife Service, including in section 6 of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974, is to be construed as a reference to the Department of Environment and Conservation.
(4)  Subclause (3) does not operate so as to constitute the Department of Environment and Conservation under section 6 of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974.
(5)  A reference in any document to the Director-General of National Parks and Wildlife, including in the definition of Director-General in section 5 (1) of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974, is to be construed as a reference to the Director-General of the Department of Environment and Conservation.
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