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Conservation (Nature Habitats, etc.) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1995 (S.R. No. 380 of 1995).

Type of law

These Regulations make provision for implementing Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora.
Part I contains introductory provisions. Part II provides for the conservation of natural habitats and habitats of species: Regulations 6 to 12 make provision for the selection, registration and notification of sites to be protected under the Directive, the so-called European sites; regulations 13 and 14 make provision for management agreements for European sites; regulations 15 to 18 make provision in respect of European sites for the control of damaging operations; regulation 27 makes provision for the acquisition of European sites whereas regulations 28 to 31 make special provision for their protection. Part III provides for the protection of certain wild animals and plants. Part IV makes provision for the adaptation of planning and certain other controls for the protection of European sites. Part V contains provisions of a supplemental nature.
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Entry into force notes
These Regulations come into force on 13 November 1995.
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