This content is exclusively provided by FAO / FAOLEX

Conservation of Seals Act, 1970 (Chapter 30).

Type of law
Legislation
Source

Abstract
The 17 sections of the Act make, inter alia, provision for: Close season for seals, entry upon land for specified purposes, prohibited methods.
Long title of text
An Act to provide for the protection and conservation of seals in England and Wales and Scotland and in the adjacent territorial waters.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Act entered into force three months after passing.
Notes
Repeals the Grey Seals Act of 1932.By force of The Conservation of Seals (Scotland) Order 1973 this Act shall also apply to Scotland.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation status
in force
Legislation Amendment
No