This legislation has been repealed.
- As at 19 December 2014 - Act 64 of 1997 TABLE OF PROVISIONS Long Title PART 1 - PRELIMINARY 1. Name of Act 2. Commencement 3. Objects of Act 4. Definitions 5. Reference to relevant Ministers PART 2 - DECLARATION OF MARINE PARKS 6. Declaration of marine parks 7. Name of marine park 8. Revocation of marine park 9. Variation of area of marine park 10. Effect of declaration on aquatic reserves 11. Effect of declaration on land reserved or dedicated for public purposes (other than aquatic reserves) 12. Effect of declaration on aquaculture 13. Dealings in relation to certain land leases within marine park 14. Compulsory acquisition of land 14A. Consent of owners PART 3 - REGULATION OF ACTIVITIES IN MARINE PARKS Division 1 - Regulations for the management, protection and conservation of marine parks 15. Regulations relating to marine parks generally 16. (Repealed) 17. Other regulations for marine parks 17A. Offences against management regulations Division 1A - Zoning plans 17B. Regulations relating to zoning plans for marine parks 17C. Making zoning plans for marine parks 17D. Review of zoning plans for marine parks 17E. Amending zoning plans for marine parks 17F. Relationship with other plans of management Division 2 - Development and activities within marine parks 18. Mining in marine parks prohibited 19. Development within marine park--application of EPA Act 20. Development affecting marine park--application of EPA Act Division 3 - Marine park closures 20A. Prohibition of activities in marine parks 20B. Publication of notification of marine park closure 20C. General provisions relating to marine park closures 20D. Amendment or revocation of closures 20E. General provisions relating to closures 20F. Regulations relating to closures 20G. Offence provisions Division 4 - Miscellaneous 20H. Removal of wrecked vessels and other property from marine parks 21. (Repealed) 22. Relationship of Part with other legislation PART 4 - OPERATIONAL PLANS 23. Preparation of operational plan for marine park 24. Objective of operational plan for marine park 25. Adoption of operational plan 26. Alteration or replacement of operational plan for marine park 26A. Review of operational plan for marine park 26B, 26C. (Repealed) 27. Operations under operational plan 28. (Repealed) PART 5 - MARINE PARKS AUTHORITY 29. Establishment of Marine Parks Authority 30. Functions of the Authority 31. Staff of the Authority PART 6 - MARINE PARKS ADVISORY COUNCIL AND ADVISORY COMMITTEES 32. Establishment of Marine Parks Advisory Council 33. Functions of Marine Parks Advisory Council 34. Provisions relating to members and procedure of Advisory Council 35. Establishment of marine parks advisory committees 35AA. Functions of marine parks advisory committees PART 7 - ENFORCEMENT 35A. Marine park rangers 36. Application of Fisheries Management Act 1994 37. Application of National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 38. Penalty notices 39. Proceedings for offences 40. Time within which proceedings may be commenced 41. Offences by corporations PART 8 - FINANCE 42. Marine Parks Fund PART 9 - MISCELLANEOUS 43. Act to bind Crown 43A. Delegations 44. Nominees 44A. Service of documents generally 44B. Service of documents on native title holders 44C. Meaning of "diligent inquiry" 45. (Repealed) 46. Resolution of disputes 47. Arrangements with Commonwealth 48. Regulations 48A. Independent scientific audit of marine parks 48B. Moratorium period 49. Review of Act 50. Savings, transitional and other provisions 51. (Repealed) SCHEDULE 1 SCHEDULE 2 SCHEDULE 3 SCHEDULE 4