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This instrument allows live specimens of Spheniscus demersus (African Penguin) to be imported into Australia under Part 2 of the live import list.
Administered by: DOEH
Made 20 Dec 2005
Registered 10 Jan 2006
Tabled HR 07 Feb 2006
Tabled Senate 07 Feb 2006
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014




Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999


Amendment - List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import – s.303EB


I, Ian Gordon Campbell, Minister for the Environment and Heritage, pursuant to paragraph 303EC(1)(a) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, include the following item on Part 2 of the list of specimens taken to be suitable for live import, established under s.303EB of the EPBC Act, under the heading Vertebrate Animals, Class: Aves (Birds), in the appropriate alphabetical position:


Common Name


Conditions for Import

Spheniscus demersus

African Penguin


Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets.

High security facilities only.


These changes will take effect on the first day on which they are no longer liable to be disallowed.



Dated this   20th     day of        December   2005





Minister for the Environment and Heritage