Vanuatu Chamber of Agriculture Act 2010 (No. 19 of 2010).
Type of law
This Act establishes the Vanuatu Chamber of Agriculture as a body corporate, provides for its management ad administration and defines its functions and powers. The Chamber of Agriculture shall, among other things: (a) represent farmers in dealings with persons or organizations in the public or private sector; (b) provide services, including delivery of goods to farmers and Producers Organizations; (c) promote agricultural activity and agro-industry in each Local Government Region; and (d) assist potential investors in agricultural activity and agro-industry. The Act also establishes the sectors of agricultural activities listed in the Schedule, including a Fisheries Sector. The function of a sector of agricultural activity is to group the farmers within the sector and develop the agricultural activity of the sector.
Long title of text
An Act to provide for the establishment of the Vanuatu Chamber of Agriculture and for related matters.
Date of text
Laws of the Republic of Vanuatu, Sessional Legislation 2010.