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Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
Current version for 14 July 2017 to date (accessed 21 August 2017 at 16:37)
Part 1 Section 3
3   Objects of Act
The objects of this Act are as follows:
(a)  to conserve biological diversity and promote ecologically sustainable development, and
(b)  to prevent the extinction and promote the recovery of threatened species, populations and ecological communities, and
(c)  to protect the critical habitat of those threatened species, populations and ecological communities that are endangered, and
(d)  to eliminate or manage certain processes that threaten the survival or evolutionary development of threatened species, populations and ecological communities, and
(e)  to ensure that the impact of any action affecting threatened species, populations and ecological communities is properly assessed, and
(f)  to encourage the conservation of threatened species, populations and ecological communities by the adoption of measures involving co-operative management.