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Ministerial Order No. 52/2024 approving the Regulation of the National Administration for Conservation Areas (ANAC).

Type of law

This Ministerial Order approves the Regulation of the National Administration for Conservation Areas (ANAC). The Regulation, consisting of 52 articles divided into eight Chapters, establishes composition, duties and responsibilities of the above mentioned Administration, entitled to perform the following activities: a) ensure the implementation of biodiversity conservation policies and manage conservation areas; b) promote biodiversity conservation and ensure wildlife management throughout the national territory; c) ensure the conservation of biodiversity, landscapes and associated heritage, through the National System of Conservation Areas; d) define the mechanisms for the administration and sustainable use of conservation areas; and e) establish infrastructure in conservation areas for the management of biodiversity and for economic activities in order to guarantee their self-sufficiency.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Ministerial Order enters into force on the day of its publication.
Serial Imprint
Boletim da Rep blica, I Serie, No. 125, 28 June 2024.
Source language


Legislation status
in force
Legislation Amendment
Original title
Diploma Ministerial n. 52/2024: Aprova o Regulamento Interno da Administra o Nacional das reas de Conserva o e revoga o Diploma Ministerial n. 74/2017, de 22 de Novembro.