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Migratory Birds Act 1980 (NI)

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Act No. 23 of 1980
Act Applied Law as amended, incorporating amendments up to Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015 (No. 2, 2015) as amended up to Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Fees and Other Matters) Ordinance 2019 (F2019L01048)
This is an Act of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Registered 01 Nov 2019
Start Date 13 Aug 2019

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

Migratory Birds Act 1980

No. 23, 1980

Compilation No. 2

Compilation date:                              13 August 2019

Includes amendments up to:            Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015 (No. 2, 2015) as amended up to Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Fees and Other Matters) Ordinance 2019 (F2019L01048)

 


 

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

MIGRATORY BIRDS ACT 1980

 

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

 

         1.      Short title

         2.      Commencement

         3.      Interpretation

         4.      Permit to take birds

         5.      Permit to take birds to be issued subject to conditions

         6.      Open seasons

         7.      Permit for sale of birds

         8.      Permit to sell birds to be issued subject to conditions

         9.      Permit for purchase of birds

       10.      Permit to purchase birds to be issued subject to conditions

       11.      Birds not to be taken otherwise than in accordance with a permit

       12.      Persons not to sell birds otherwise than in accordance with a permit

       13.      Persons not to purchase birds otherwise than in accordance with a permit

       14.      Inspector may require production of permit, etc

       15.      Suspension and cancellation of permit

       16.      Restrictions on issue of permit, etc

       17.      Duration of permit

       18.      Appointment of inspector

       19.      Inspector ex officio

       20.      Delegation

       21.      Reviews

       22.      Forfeited birds

       23.      Fees

       24.      Regulations

                  . . . .

                  Schedule 2

                      Birds of a species in danger of extinction

                  Schedule 3

                      Migratory Birds

                  Schedule 4

                      Application for Review of a Decision of the Minister

 


 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

Migratory Birds Act 1980

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An Act relating to the protection of migratory birds.

Short title

      1.         This Act may be cited as the Migratory Birds Act 1980.

Commencement

      2.         This Act shall come into operation on a date fixed by the Administrator by notice published in the Gazette.

Interpretation

      3.         In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears —

“bird of a species in danger of extinction” means a bird, alive or dead, of a species or sub‑species specified in Schedule 2, and includes —

(a)        eggs or parts of eggs; and

(b)        the skin, feathers or any other part,

of such a bird;

“inspector” means —

(a)        a person appointed as an inspector under section 18; or

(b)        a person referred to in section 19;

“migratory bird” means a bird, alive or dead, of a species or sub‑species specified in Schedule 3, and includes —

(a)        eggs or parts of eggs; and

(b)        the skin, feathers or any other part,

of such a bird;

“permit” means a permit in force under this Act;

“police force” means Police Force of Norfolk Island;

“sell” includes exchange;

“take” means take, catch, capture or keep and includes, in relation to a live bird, kill or injure (whether or not for the purpose of taking);

Permit to take birds

      4.         (1)        A person may apply in writing to the Minister for the grant to him of a permit to take —

(a)        migratory birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application; or

(b)        birds of a species in danger of extinction, being birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application.

                  (2)        The application shall state the purpose for which birds of a species or sub‑species to which the application relates are proposed to be taken under the permit, being one of the following purposes:

(a)        keeping for a scientific purpose;

(b)        keeping for an educational purpose;

(c)        keeping for a purpose related to propagation;

(d)       keeping for purposes related to the protection of persons or property from damage, interference or nuisance caused by birds;


(e)        keeping for a purpose prescribed by the regulations.

                  (3)        Subject to section 16, the Minister may grant a permit to the applicant to take birds of a species or sub‑species in the application.

                  (4)        The Minister shall specify in the permit the purposes for which birds of the species or sub‑species to which the permit relates may be taken under the permit, being the purpose specified, in accordance with subsection 4(2), in the application.

Permit to take birds to be issued subject to conditions

      5.         A permit under section 4 is subject to —

(a)        the condition that the holder of the permit shall not take birds of the species or sub‑species to which the permit relates otherwise than for the purpose specified in the permit; and

(b)        such other conditions, being conditions of any of the following kinds, as the Minister specifies in the permit:

(i)         the number of birds that may be taken alive;

(ii)        the number of birds that may be taken dead;

(iii)       the number of eggs that may be taken;

(iv)       the parts of eggs that may be taken;

(v)        the parts of birds of particular descriptions and in particular quantities that may be taken;

(vi)       the age and sex of birds that may be taken;

(vii)      the condition of birds that may be taken;

(viii)     the periods, and times of day, during which birds may be taken;

(ix)       the periods, and times of day, during which eggs may be taken;

(x)        the numbers of birds that may be taken in particular periods at particular times of the day in relation to the sex, age and condition of the birds;

(xi)       the places at which birds may be taken in relation to the age, sex and condition of the birds;

(xii)      the places at which eggs may be taken;

(xiii)     the methods by which birds may be taken;

(xiv)     the contrivances that may be used for taking birds;

(xv)      the furnishing to the Minister of information in relation to birds taken.

Open seasons

      6.         (1)        Subject to section 16, the Minister may, by notice published in the Gazette, declare in relation to migratory birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the notice, that a period specified in the notice shall be an open season in respect of birds of that species or sub‑species.

                  (2)        Where it is desirable to do so for the protection or conservation of a species or sub‑species of bird in respect of which an open season has been declared by notice under subsection 6(1), the Minister may, by instrument published in the Gazette, revoke the notice.

Permit for sale of birds

      7.         (1)        A person may apply in writing to the Minister for the grant to him of a permit to sell —

(a)        migratory birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application; or

(b)        birds of a species in danger of extinction, being birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application.

                  (2)        Subject to section 16, the Minister may grant a permit to the applicant to sell birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application.

Permit to sell birds to be issued subject to conditions

      8.         A permit under section 7 is subject to such conditions, as the Minister specifies in the permit, being conditions relating to any of the following:

(a)        the number of birds that may be sold alive;

(b)        the number of birds that may be sold dead;

(c)        the number of eggs that may be sold;

(d)       the parts of eggs that may be sold;

(e)        the parts of birds of particular descriptions and in particular quantities that may be sold;

(f)        the age and sex of birds that may be sold;

(g)        the condition of birds that may be sold;

(h)        the periods, and times of day, during which birds may be sold;

(i)         the class of persons to which birds may be sold;

(j)         the manner in which birds may be offered for sale;

(k)        the manner in which birds may be kept for the purposes of sale;

(l)         the furnishing to the Minister of information in relation to birds sold.

Permit for purchase of birds

      9.         (1)        A person may apply in writing to the Minister for the grant to him of a permit to purchase —

(a)        migratory birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application; or

(b)        birds of a species in danger of extinction, being birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application.

                  (2)        The application shall state the purpose for which birds of the species or sub‑species to which the application relates are proposed to be purchased, being one of the following purposes:

(a)        keeping for a scientific purpose;

(b)        keeping for an educational purpose;

(c)        keeping for a purpose related to propagation;

(d)       keeping for a purpose prescribed by the Regulations.

                  (3)        Subject to section 16, the Minister may grant a permit to the applicant to purchase birds of a species or sub‑species specified in the application.

                  (4)        The Minister shall specify in the permit the purpose for which birds of a species or sub‑species to which the permit relates may be purchased under the permit, being the purpose specified, in accordance with subsection 9(2), in the application.

Permit to purchase birds to be issued subject to conditions

      10.       A permit granted under section 9 is subject to —

(a)        the condition that the holder of the permit shall not purchase birds of the species or sub‑species to which the permit relates otherwise than for the purpose specified in the permit in accordance with subsection 9(4); and

(b)        such other conditions as the Minister specifies in the permit, being conditions relating to any of the following:

(i)         the number of birds that may be purchased alive;

(ii)        the number of birds that may be purchased dead;

(iii)       the number of eggs that may be purchased;

(iv)       the parts of eggs that may be purchased;

(v)        the parts of birds of particular descriptions and in particular quantities that may be purchased;

(vi)       the age and sex of birds that may be purchased;

(vii)      the condition of birds that may be purchased;

(viii)     the periods, and times of day, during which birds may be purchased;

(ix)       the class of persons from which birds may be purchased;

(x)        the manner in which an offer to purchase birds may be made;

(xi)       the manner in which birds purchased may be kept;

(xii)      the furnishing to the Minister of information in relation to birds purchased.

Birds not to be taken otherwise than in accordance with a permit

      11.       (1)        A person shall not take a migratory bird otherwise than—

(a)        in pursuance of a permit granted under section 4; and

(b)        in accordance with the conditions to which the permit is subject.

Penalty:           10 penalty units.

                  (2)        A person shall not take a bird of a species in danger of extinction otherwise than —

(a)        in pursuance of a permit granted under section 4; and

(b)        in accordance with the conditions to which the permit is subject.

Penalty:           10 penalty units.

                  (3)        Subsection 11(1) does not apply in relation to the taking of a bird species or of a sub‑species where the bird is taken —

(a)        by a person ordinarily resident in the Territory; and

(b)        during a period that is declared by notice under section 6 to be an open season in respect of birds of that species or sub‑species.

                  (4)        Subsections 11(1) and 11(2) do not apply in relation to the keeping of a bird where the bird is kept —

(a)        in pursuance of a permit granted under section 7 or 9; and

(b)        in accordance with the conditions to which the permit is subject.

Persons not to sell birds otherwise than in accordance with a permit

      12.       A person shall not sell, offer for sale or keep for the purpose of sale, a migratory bird, or bird of a species in danger of extinction, otherwise than —

(a)        in pursuance of a permit granted under section 7; and

(b)        in accordance with the conditions to which the permit is subject.

Penalty:           10 penalty units.

Persons not to purchase birds otherwise than in accordance with a permit

      13.       (1)        A person shall not purchase or offer to purchase, a migratory bird, or a bird of a species in danger of extinction, otherwise than in pursuance of a permit granted under section 9.

Penalty:           10 penalty units.

                  (2)        A person who has purchased a migratory bird or a bird of a species in danger of extinction shall not keep the bird otherwise than in accordance with the conditions to which a permit granted to him under section 9 is subject.

Penalty:           10 penalty units.

                  (3)        If a person is convicted in relation to the same bird of more than one offence under this section, the Court may impose one penalty in respect of all the offences but the penalty shall not exceed the sum of the maximum penalties that could be imposed if a penalty were imposed in respect of each offence separately.

Inspector may require production of permit, etc

      14.       (1)        An inspector may —

(a)        require a person whom he finds committing or reasonably suspects of having committed an offence against this Act to state his full name and usual place of residence and to state whether he holds a permit; and

(b)        require a person who holds a permit to produce the permit or evidence of the existence and contents of the permit.

                  (2)        A person shall not, without reasonable excuse, fail to comply with such a requirement made of him under subsection 14(1).

Penalty:           1 penalty unit.

                  (3)        Where an inspector (other than a member of the police force who is in uniform) makes a requirement of a person under subsection 14(1), he shall —

(a)        in the case of a member of the police force ‑ produce, for inspection by that person, written evidence of the fact that he is a member of the police force; or

(b)        in any other case ‑ produce, for inspection by that person, written evidence of the fact that he is an inspector,

and, if he fails to do so, that person is not obliged to comply with the requirement.

Suspension and cancellation of permit

      15.       (1)        Where —

(a)        the holder of a permit is charged with an offence under section 11, 12 or 13 in relation to the permit; and

(b)        the Minister considers that the circumstances are of such seriousness that the permit should be suspended pending the determination of the charge,

the Minister may suspend the permit.

                  (2)        Where, upon the hearing of a charge in respect of which a permit has been suspended under subsection 15(1) —

(a)        the charge is found to be proved (whether or not a conviction is recorded) ‑ the Minister may cancel the permit; or

(b)        the charge is otherwise disposed of ‑ the Minister shall forthwith remove the suspension of the permit.

Restrictions on issue of permit, etc

      16.       (1)        The Minister shall not in any year commencing on 1 July —

(a)        grant a permit to a person to take, sell or purchase a migratory bird or a bird of a species in danger of extinction; or

(b)        declare, in relation to a species or sub‑species of migratory bird, that a period shall be an open season in respect of birds of that species or sub‑species,

unless he is satisfied that —

(c)        the birds that may be taken in that year under that permit or under that declaration and under all other permits or declarations under this Act will be replaced in the immediately succeeding breeding season by natural reproduction; and

(d)       the variety of species and the balance of the natural ecological systems existing in Norfolk Island will be maintained.

Duration of permit

      17.       Subject to section 15, a permit has effect for a period of 1 year, from and including the date on which it is granted.

Appointment of inspector

      18.       The Chief Executive Officer may, by instrument in writing, appoint a person to be an inspector.

Inspector ex officio

      19.       By force of this section, any member of the police force is an inspector.

Delegation

      20.       (1)        The Minister may, either generally or as otherwise provided by the instrument of delegation, by writing signed by him, delegate to a person any of his powers under this Act other than this power of delegation and the power to suspend or cancel a permit.

                  (2)        A power so delegated, when exercised by the delegate, shall, for the purpose of this Act, be deemed to have been exercised by the Minister.

                  (3)        A delegation under this section is revocable at will and does not prevent the exercise of a power by the Minister.

Reviews

      21.       (1)        Where the Minister makes a decision —

(a)        to refuse an application for a permit under this Act;

(b)        to suspend a permit under subsection 15(1); or

(c)        to cancel a permit under paragraph 15(2)(a),

he shall give the person affected by the decision notice in writing of the decision and shall specify in that notice the reasons for the decision.

                  (2)        The person may, within 28 days, after receipt of that notice, or within such period as the Court, whether before or after the expiration of that period, allows, apply to the Court in accordance with the form in Schedule 4, for a review of the decision of the Minister.

                  (3)        The Minister shall be the respondent to the proceedings.

                  (4)        A copy of the application shall be served on the Minister within 7 days after the making of the application.

                  (5)        The review shall be in the nature of a re‑hearing.

                  (6)        The Court, upon hearing and determining an application under subsection 21(2) shall —

(a)        confirm the decision;

(b)        revoke the decision; or

(c)        vary the decision,

and may make such other order as justice requires.

                  (7)        A decision by the Court under subsection 21(6) is final and conclusive and has the same force and effect as a decision of the Minister.

                  (8)        In this section, “Court” means the Court of Petty Sessions.

Forfeited birds

      22.       A bird of a species in danger of extinction or a migratory bird with respect to which an offence has been committed under this Act is forfeited to the Administration.

Fees

      23.       The approved fee is payable in respect of the grant of a permit.

Regulations

      24.       (1)        The Administrator may make Regulations, not inconsistent with this Act, prescribing all matters required or permitted by this Act to be prescribed, or necessary or convenient to be prescribed for carrying out or giving effect to this Act.

                  (2)        The Regulations shall not prescribe a purpose in respect of any provision of this Act unless the Commonwealth Minister considers that the purpose is consistent with international agreements as in force from time to time to which Australia is a party relating to the protection of migratory birds, birds in danger of extinction or their environment.

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                                                  SCHEDULE 2                                                  Section 3

BIRDS OF A SPECIES IN DANGER OF EXTINCTION

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

Column 4

Local Common Name

 1

King Island Emu

Dromaius minor

 

 

 

 

 

 2

Kangaroo Island Emu

Dromaius baudinianus

 

 

 

 

 

 3

Short‑tailed Albatross

Diomedea albatrus

 

 

 (Japan)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 4

Gould’s Petrel

Pterodroma leucoptera leucoptera

 

 

 

 

 

 5

Abbott’s Booby

Sula abbotti

 

 6

Red‑faced Cormorant (Japan)

Phalacrocorax urile

 

 

 

 

 

 7

Oriental White Stork (Japan)

Ciconia ciconia boyciana

 

 

 

 

 

 8

Japanese Crested Ibis (Japan)

Nipponia nippon

 

 

 

 

 

 9

Aleutian Canada Goose (Japan)

Branta canadensis leucopareia

 

 

 

 

 

10

White‑tailed Sea Eagle (Japan)

Haliaeetus albicilla albicilla

 

 

 

 

 


 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

Column 4

Local Common Name

11

Steller’s Sea Eagle (Japan)

Haliaeetus pelagicus pelagicus

 

 

 

 

 

12

Goshawk (Japan)

Accipiter gentilis fugiyamae

 

 

 

 

 

13

Bonin Buzzard (Japan)

Buteo buteo toyoshimai

 

 

 

 

 

14

Daito Island Buzzard (Japan)

Buteo buteo oshiroi

 

 

 

 

 

15

Hodgson’s Hawk Eagle (Japan)

Spizaetus nipalens orientalis

 

16

Japanese Golden Eagle (Japan)

Aquila chrysaetos japonica

 

 

 

 

 

17

Ryukyu Serpent Eagle (Japan)

Spilornis cheela perplexus

 

 

 

 

 

18

Peale’s Peregrine Falcon (Japan)

Falco peregrinus pealei

 

 

 

 

 

19

Siberian Peregrine Falcon (Japan)

Falco peregrinus harterti

 

 

 

 

 

20

Volcano Islands Peregrine Falcon  (Japan)

Falco peregrinus fruitii

 

 

 

 

 

21

Japanese Peregrine Falcon (Japan)

Falco peregrinus japanesis

 

 

 

 

 

22

Japanese Ptarmigan (Japan)

Lagopus mutus japonicus

 

 

 

 

 

23

Malleefowl

Leipoa ocellata

 

 

 

 

 

24

Okinawa Rail (Japan)

Rallus okinawae

 

 

 

 

 

25

Lewin’s Water Rail (Western race)

Rallus pectoralis clelandi

 

 

 

 

 

26

Macquarie Island Rail

Rallus philippensis maquariensis

 

 

 

 

 

27

Japanese Crane (Japan)

Grus japonensis

 

 

 

 

 

28

White Gallinule

Notornis alba

 

 

 

 

 

29

Nordmann’s Greenshank (Japan)

Tringa guttifer

 

 

 

 

 

30

Amami Woodcock (Japan)

Scolopax mira

 

 

 

 

 

31

Little Tern

Sterna albifrons

 

 

 

 

 


 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

Column 4

Local Common Name

32

Common Murre, Guillemot (Japan)

Uria aalge inornata

 

 

 

 

 

33

Tufted Puffin (Japan)

Lunda cirrhata

 

 

 

 

 

34

Stejneger’s Wood Pigeon (Japan)

Columba janthina stejnegeri

 

 

 

 

 

35

Red‑headed Wood Pigeon (Japan)

Columba janthina nitens

 

 

 

 

 

36

Lord Howe Pigeon

Columba vitiensis godmanae

 

 

 

 

 

37

Emerald Dove (Japan)

Chalcophaps indica yamashinai

 

 

 

 

 

38

Norfolk Island Ground‑ dove

Gallicolumba norfolciensis

 

 

 

 

 

39

New Zealand Pigeon (Norfolk Island Race)

Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae spadicea

 

 

 

 

 

40

Western Partridge Pidgeon

Petrophassa smithii blaawi

 

 

 

 

 

41

Western Long‑billed Corella

Cacatua pastinator pastinator

 

 

 

 

 

42

South‑eastern Red‑ tailed Black Cockatoo

Calyptorhynchus baudinii graptogyne

 

 

 

 

 

43

Norfolk Island Kaka

Nestor productus

 

 

 

 

 

44

Norfolk Island Parrot (Green Parrot)

Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae cookii

 

 

 

 

 

45

Lord Howe Parakeet

Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae subflavescens

 

46

Macquarie Island Parakeet

Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae erythrotis

 

 

 

 

 

47

Coxen’s Fig‑parrot

Psittaculirostris diophthalma coxeni

 

 

 

 

 

48

Paradise Parrot

Psephotus pulcherrimus

 

 

 

 

 

49

Night Parrot

Geopsittacus occidentalis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

Column 4

Local Common Name

50

Orange‑bellied Parrot

Neophema chrysogaster

 

 

 

 

 

51

Golden‑shouldered Parrot

Psephotus chrysopterygius

 

 

 

 

 

52

Western Ground Parrot

Pezoporus wallicus flaviventris

 

 

 

 

 

53

Lord Howe Boobook Owl

Ninox novaeseelandiae albaria

 

54

Norfolk Island Boobook Owl

Ninox novaeseelandiae undulata

Morepork

 

 

 

 

55

Blakiston’s Fish‑owl (Japan)

Ketupa blakistoni blakistoni

 

 

 

 

 

56

Pryer’s Woodpecker or Okinawa Woodpecker  (Japan)

Sapheopipo noguchii

 

 

 

 

 

57

Owston’s White‑backed Woodpecker  (Japan)

Dendrocopus leucotos owstoni

 

 

 

 

 

58

Inoue’s Three‑toed Woodpecker (Japan)

Picoides tridactylus inouyei

 

 

 

 

 

59

Fairy Pitta (Japan)

Pitta brachyura nympha

 

 

 

 

 

60

Norfolk Island Long‑tailed Triller

Lalage leucopyga leucopyga

 

61

Melville Cicadabird

Coracina tenuirostris melvillensis

 

 

 

 

 

62

Lesser Chinese Bulbul (Japan)

Pycnonotus sinensis orii

 

 

 

 

 

63

Borodino Wren (Japan)

Troglodytes troglodytes orii

 

 

 

 

 

64

Ryukyu Robin (Japan)

Erithacus komadori komadori

 

 

 

 

 

65

Stejneger’s Ryukyu Robin (Japan)

Erithacus komadori namiyei

 

 

 

 

 

66

Yaeyama Ryukyu Robin (Japan)

Erithacus komadori subrufus

 

 

 

 

 

67

Roper River Scrub‑robin

Drymodes superciliaris colcloughi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

Column 4

Local Common Name

68

Derby White‑browed Robin

Poecilodryas superciliosa cerviniventris

 

 

 

 

 

69

Kimberley Crested Shriketit

Falcunculus frontatus whitei

 

 

 

 

 

70

Lord Howe Fantail

Rhipidura cervina

 

 

 

 

 

71

Amami Ground Thrush (Japan)

Turdus dauma amami

 

 

 

 

 

72

Lord Howe Island Vinous‑tinted Thrush

Turdus xanthopus vinitinctus

 

 

 

 

 

73

Norfolk Island Thrush

Turdus poliocephalus poliocephalus

Guava bird; Grey‑headed  blackbird

 

 

 

 

74

Torishima Bushwarbler (Japan)

Cettia diphone panafidinicus

 

75

Japanese Swampwarbler (Japan)

Megalurus pryeri pryeri

 

 

 

 

 

76

Mount Lofty Southern Emu‑wren

Stipiturus malachurus intermedius

 

 

 

 

 

77

Lord Howe Warbler

Gerygone insularis

 

 

 

 

 

78

South‑western Rufous Bristlebird

Dasyornis broadbenti littoralis

 

 

 

 

 

79

Black‑eared Miner

Manorina melanotis

 

 

 

 

 

80

Regent Honeyeater

Xanthomyza phrygia

 

 

 

 

 

81

Helmeted Honeyeater

Lichenostomus melanops cassidix

 

 

 

 

 

82

Hahajima Honeyeater (Japan)

Apalopteron familiare hahasima

 

 

 

 

 

83

Forty‑spotted Pardalote

Pardalotus quadragintus

 

 

 

 

 

84

Robust White‑eye

Zosterops strenua

 

 

 

 

 

85

Norfolk Island Silvereye

Zosterops albogularis

White‑breasted White‑eye; Grinnell

 

 

 

 


 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

Column 4

Local Common Name

86

Bonin Islands Japanese Greenfinch (Japan)

Carduelis sinica kittlitzi

 

 

 

 

 

87

Gouldian Finch

Erythrura gouldiae

 

 

 

 

 

88

Norfolk Island Starling

Aplonis fusca

 

 

 

 

 

89

Lidth’s Jay (Japan)

Garrulus lidthi

 

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                                                                   SCHEDULE 3                                                  Section 3

MIGRATORY BIRDS

 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

 1

Wandering Albatross

Diomedea exulans

 

 

 

 

 

 2

Providence Petrel

Pterodroma solandri

 

 

 

 

 

 3

Streaked Shearwater

Calonectris leucomelas (Puffinus leucomelas)

 

 

 

 

 

 4

Wedge‑tailed Shearwater

Puffinus pacificus

 

 

 

 

 

 5

Flesh‑footed Shearwater

Puffinus carneipes

 

 

 

 

 

 6

Sooty Shearwater

Puffinus griseus

 

 

 

 

 

 7

Short‑tailed Shearwater

Puffinus tenuirostris

 

 

 

 

 

 8

Wilson's Storm‑petrel

Oceanites oceanicus

 

 

 

 

 

 9

Leach’s Storm‑petrel

Oceanodroma leucorhoa

 

 

 

 

 

10

White‑tailed Tropicbird

Phaethon lepturus

 

 

 

 

 

11

Brown Booby

Sula leucogaster

 

 

 

 

 

12

Masked Booby

Sula dactylatra

 

 

 

 

 

13

Red‑footed Booby

Sula sula

 

 

 

 

 

14

Great Frigatebird

Fregata minor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

15

Least Frigatebird

Fregata ariel

 

 

 

 

 

16

Cattle Egret

Ardeola ibis (Bubulcus ibis)

 

 

 

 

 

17

Great Egret

Egretta alba

 

 

 

 

 

18

Northern Shoveler

Anas clypeata

 

 

 

 

 

19

Garganey

Anas querquedula

 

 

 

 

 

20

Ringed Plover

Charadrius hiaticula

 

 

 

 

 

21

Mongolian Plover

Charadrius mongolus

 

 

 

 

 

22

Large Sand Plover

Charadrius leschenaultii

 

 

 

 

 

23

Oriental Plover

Charadrius veredus

 

 

 

 

 

24

Lesser Golden Plover

Pluvialis dominica

 

 

 

 

 

25

Grey Plover

Pluvialis squatarola

 

 

 

 

 

26

Ruddy Turnstone

Arenaria interpres

 

 

 

 

 

27

Western Sandpiper

Calidris mauri

 

 

 

 

 

28

Red‑necked Stint

Calidris ruticollis

 

 

 

 

 

29

Long‑toed Stint

Calidris subminuta

 

 

 

 

 

30

Baird’s Sandpiper

Calidris bairdii

 

 

 

 

 

31

Pectoral Sandpiper

Calidris melanotos

 

 

 

 

 

32

Sharp‑tailed Sandpiper

Calidris acuminata

 

 

 

 

 

33

Curlew Sandpiper

Calidris ferruginea

 

 

 

 

 

34

Red Knot

Calidris canutus

 

 

 

 

 

35

Great Knot

Calidris tenuirostris

 

 

 

 

 

36

Sanderling

Calidris alba (Crocethia alba)

 

 

 

 

 

37

Ruff

Philomachus pugnax

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

 

 

 

 

38

Buff‑breasted Sandpiper

Tryngites subruficollis

 

 

 

 

 

39

Broad‑billed Sandpiper

Limicola falcinellus

 

 

 

 

 

40

Asian Dowitcher

Limnodromus semipalmatus

 

 

 

 

 

41

Marsh Sandpiper

Tringa stagnatilis

 

 

 

 

 

42

Greenshank

Tringa nebularia

 

 

 

 

 

43

Wood Sandpiper

Tringa glareola

 

 

 

 

 

44

Grey‑tailed Tattler

Tringa brevipes

 

 

 

 

 

45

Wandering Tattler

Tringa incana

 

 

 

 

 

46

Common Sandpiper

Tringa hypoleucos

 

 

 

 

 

47

Terek Sandpiper

Tringa terek (Xenus cinereus)

 

 

 

 

 

48

Black‑tailed Godwit

Limosa limosa

 

 

 

 

 

49

Bar‑tailed Godwit

Limosa lapponica

 

 

 

 

 

50

Eastern Curlew

Numenius madagascariensis

 

 

 

 

 

51

Whimbrel

Numenius phaeopus

 

 

 

 

 

52

Little Curlew

Numenius minutus (Numenius borealis)

 

 

 

 

 

53

Pin‑tailed Snipe

Gallinago stenura (Capella stenura)

 

 

 

 

 

54

Swinhoe’s Snipe

Gallinago megala (Capella megala)

 

 

 

 

 

55

Latham's Snipe

Gallinago hardwickii (Capella hardwickii)

 

 

 

 

 

56

Grey Phalarope

Phalaropus fulicarius

 

 

 

 

 

57

Red‑necked Phalarope

Phalaropus lobatus

 

 

 

 

 

58

Oriental Pratincole

Glareola maldivarum

 

 

 

 

 

59

South Polar Skua

Stercorarius maccormicki

 

 

 

 

 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

60

Pomarine Jaeger

Stercorarius pomarinus

 

 

 

 

 

61

Arctic Jaeger

Stercorarius parasiticus

 

 

 

 

 

62

Long‑tailed Jaeger

Stercorarius longicauda

 

 

 

 

 

63

White‑winged Tern

Chlidonias leucoptera

 

 

 

 

 

64

Black Tern

Chlidonias niger

 

 

 

 

 

65

Caspian Tern

Hydroprogne caspia (Hydroprogne tschegrava)

 

 

 

 

 

66

Common Tern

Sterna hirundo

 

 

 

 

 

67

Black‑naped Tern

Sterna sumatrana

 

 

 

 

 

68

Bridled Tern

Sterna anaethetus

 

 

 

 

 

69

Little Tern

Sterna albifrons

 

 

 

 

 

70

Common Noddy

Anous stolidus

 

 

 

 

 

71

Oriental Cuckoo

Cuculus saturatus

 

 

 

 

 

72

White‑throated Needletail

Hirundapus caudacutus

 

 

 

 

 

73

Rainbow Bee‑eater

Merops ornatus

 

 

 

 

 

74

Fork‑tailed Swift

Apus pacificus

 

 

 

 

 

75

Barn Swallow

Hirundo rustica

 

 

 

 

 

76

Yellow Wagtail

Motacilla flava

 

 

 

 

 

77

Eastern Reef Egret

Egretta sacra

 

 

 

 

 

78

Yellow Bittern

Ixobrychus sinensis

 

 

 

 

 

79

Glossy Ibis

Plegadis falcinellus

 

 

 

 

 

80

White‑bellied Sea‑eagle

Haliaeetus leucogaster

 

 

 

 

 

81

Sarus Crane

Grus antigone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Column 1

Item

Column 2

Common name

Column 3

Scientific name (species or sub‑species)

82

Red‑legged Crake

Rallina fasciata

 

 

 

 

 

83

Corncrake

Crex crex

 

 

 

 

 

84

Pheasant‑tailed Jacana

Hydrophasianus chirurgus

 

 

 

 

 

85

Painted Snipe

Rostratula benghalensis

 

 

 

 

 

86

Little Ringed Plover

Charadrius dubius

 

 

 

 

 

87

Eurasian Curlew

Numenius arquata

 

 

 

 

 

88

Redshank

Tringa totanus

 

 

 

 

 

89

Dunlin

Calidris alpina

 

 

 

 

 

90

Lesser Crested Tern

Thalasseus bengalensis (Sterna bengalensis)

 

 

 

 

 

91

Greater Striated Swallow

Hirundo striolata

 

 

 

 

 

92

Yellow‑headed Wagtail

Motacilla citreola

 

 

 

 

 

93

Grey Wagtail

Motacilla cinerea

 

 

 

 

 

94

White Wagtail

Motacilla alba

 

 

 

 

 

95

Great Reed‑warbler

Acrocephalus arundinaceus

 

 

 

 

 

96

Arctic Willow Warbler

Phylloscopus borealis

 

 

 

 

 

97

Andrew's Frigatebird

Fregata andrewsi

 

 

 

 

 

98

Caspian Plover

Charadrius asiaticus

 

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SCHEDULE 4                                            Section 21

                                                              NORFOLK ISLAND

                                                         Migratory Birds Act 1980

APPLICATION FOR REVIEW OF A DECISION OF THE MINISTER

In the Court of Petty Sessions

 

Applicant:                (Here insert full name and address of the applicant)

Respondent:            (Here insert full name and address of the respondent)

 

The applicant applies to the Court in pursuance of the Migratory Birds Act 1980 for a review by the Court of the following decision of the Minister of which notice was given to the applicant on (here insert the date on which notice was given to the applicant):

                                            (Here set out the terms of the decision of the Minister)

Dated this                                 day of                          20  .

                                                                                                                               (Signature of the applicant)

 


NOTES

The Migratory Birds Act 1980 as shown in this consolidation comprises Act No. 23 of 1980 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.

Enactment

Number and year

Date of commencement

Application saving or transitional provision

Migratory Birds Act 1980

23, 1980

15.10.80

 

 

 

 

Statute Law Revision (Penalties and Fees) Act 1984

9, 1985

13.5.85

 

 

 

 

Migratory Birds Amendment Act 1988

13, 1988

14.7.88

 

 

 

 

Statute Law Revision (Self‑ Government) No. 4 Act 1991

17, 1991

1.11.91

 

 

 

 

Migratory Birds Amendment Act 1993

17, 1993

29.7.93

 

 

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 31 March 1995]

 

 

 

 

Interpretation (Amendment) Act 2012

[to substitute throughout —Commonwealth Minister for Minister; and to substitute Minister for executive member]

14, 2012

28.12.12

 

 

Ordinance

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment Ordinance 2015
(No. 2, 2015)
(now cited as Norfolk Island Continued Laws Ordinance 2015 (see F2015L01491))

17 June 2015 (F2015L00835)

18 June 2015 (s 2(1) item 1)

Sch 1 (items 344, 345, 382–396)

as amended by

 

 

 

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment (Statutory Appointments and Other Matters) Ordinance 2018

28 Sept 2018 (F2018L01378)

Sch 1 (item 40): 29 Sept 2018 (s 2(1) item 1)

Norfolk Island Legislation Amendment (Fees and Other Matters) Ordinance 2019

12 Aug 2019 (F2019L01048)

Sch 1(item 57): 13 Aug 2019 (s 2(1) item 1)

 

Table of Amendments

 

ad = added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs = repealed and substituted

Provisions affected

How affected

3

am

13, 1988

4

am

17, 1991

5

am

17, 1991

6

am

17, 1991

7

am

17, 1991

8

am

17, 1991

9

am

17, 1991

10

am

17, 1991

11

am

9, 1985

12

am

9, 1985

13

am

9, 1985

14

am

9, 1985

15

am

17, 1991

16

am

13, 1988; 17, 1991

18

am

17, 1991; Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2018L01378)

20

am

17, 1991

21

am

13, 1988; 17, 1991

22

am

13, 1988

23

am

9, 1985; Ord No 2, 2015 (as am by F2019L01048)

24

am

13, 1988; 17, 1991

Schedule 1

rep

13, 1988

Schedule 2

rs

13, 1988; 17, 1993

Schedule 3

rs

13, 1988