National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 No 80
Current version for 26 October 2018 to date (accessed 7 June 2020 at 17:10)
Part 3 Division 1 Section 23
23   Functions and duties of Council
(1)  The Council has the following functions:
(a)  to provide advice to the Minister and the Chief Executive on:
(i)  strategies for attaining the objects of this Act, and
(ii)  the development, implementation and review of the policies and plans of the Service directed towards achieving those objects, and
(iii)  strategies for promoting, consistent with this Act, the conservation of natural and cultural heritage outside the reserve system, and
(iv)  the care, control and management of areas reserved under this Act and the development, implementation, review, amendment and alteration of plans of management for those areas, and
(v)    (Repealed)
(vi)  conservation agreements and conservation areas, and
(vii)  wilderness areas and wild rivers, and
(viii)  any matter referred to the Council for advice under this Act or by the Minister or the Chief Executive or that the Council considers necessary for the administration of this Act.
(b)  to consult with the Chief Executive on the Service’s operations and on the administration of this Act,
(c)  such other functions as are conferred on it by or under this or any other Act.
(2)  Subject to section 8 (10), the Chief Executive shall furnish to the Council full information in relation to any matters arising out of the administration of this Act which the Council may require.
(3)    (Repealed)