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Contents (1995 - 101)
Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
Repealed version for 18 August 2017 to 24 August 2017 (accessed 17 December 2017 at 00:03)
Part 2 Division 1
Division 1 Lists of threatened species, populations and ecological communities and key threatening processes
6   Lists of endangered and critically endangered species, populations and ecological communities
(1)  Part 1 of Schedule 1 contains a list of endangered species for the purposes of this Act.
(2)  Part 2 of Schedule 1 contains a list of endangered populations for the purposes of this Act.
(3)  Part 3 of Schedule 1 contains a list of endangered ecological communities for the purposes of this Act.
(4)  Part 4 of Schedule 1 contains a list of species presumed extinct for the purposes of this Act.
(4A)  Part 1 of Schedule 1A contains a list of critically endangered species for the purposes of this Act.
(4B)  Part 2 of Schedule 1A contains a list of critically endangered ecological communities for the purposes of this Act.
(5)  Any endangered or critically endangered species or species presumed extinct that is a listed threatened species under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth is marked with an asterisk to show that the species is considered to be a threatened species nationally.
(6)  Any endangered or critically endangered ecological community that is a listed threatened ecological community under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth is marked with an asterisk to show that it is considered to be a threatened ecological community nationally.
7   Schedule 2 list of vulnerable species and ecological communities
(1)  Part 1 of Schedule 2 contains a list of vulnerable species for the purposes of this Act.
(2)  Part 2 of Schedule 2 contains a list of vulnerable ecological communities for the purposes of this Act.
(3)  Any vulnerable species that is a listed threatened species under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth is marked with an asterisk to show that it is considered to be a threatened species nationally.
(4)  Any vulnerable ecological community that is a listed threatened ecological community under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth is marked with an asterisk to show that it is considered to be a threatened ecological community nationally.
8   Schedule 3 list of key threatening processes
Schedule 3 contains a list of key threatening processes for the purposes of this Act.
9   Listing of nationally threatened species and ecological communities
(1)  As soon as practicable after a species or ecological community that is or was indigenous to New South Wales becomes a listed threatened species or a listed threatened ecological community under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth, the Scientific Committee is to consider whether, in accordance with Divisions 2 and 3, the species or ecological community should be listed as a threatened species or threatened ecological community in Schedule 1, 1A or 2 to this Act.
(2)  Any species or ecological community that is inserted in a Schedule pursuant to this section is to be marked with an asterisk to show its national status.
(3)  If a threatened species or threatened ecological community ceases to be a listed threatened species or a listed threatened ecological community under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth:
(a)  the Minister is, by order published in the Gazette, to amend Schedule 1, 1A or 2 to this Act to omit the asterisk showing its national status, and
(b)  the Scientific Committee is to consider, in accordance with Division 3, whether the species or ecological community should be omitted from Schedule 1, 1A or 2 to this Act.
(4)  If a threatened species or threatened ecological community becomes a listed threatened species or a listed threatened ecological community under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 of the Commonwealth subsequent to its being listed in Schedule 1, 1A or 2 to this Act, the Minister is, by order published in the Gazette, to amend Schedule 1, 1A or 2 to this Act to insert an asterisk showing its national status.