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L.I. 1357-WILDLIFE CONSERVATION (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS, 1988

In exercise of the powers conferred on the Provisional National Defence Council by section 11 of the Wild Animals Preservation Act 1961 (Act 43), this Regulation is made this 29th day of January, 1988.

 

1. The Wildlife Reserves (Amendment) Regulation, 1971 (L.I. 710) as amended by the Wildlife Reserves (Amendment) Regulations 1983 (L.I. 1284) are hereby further amended as follows:
  (a) by the insertion immediately after sub-regulation (2) of regulation 1 thereof the following new sub-regulation --
    (3) there shall be paid in respect of every authorisation for possession of ivory granted under sub-regulation 2 of this regulation the following fees
    (i) ivory jewellery ........... ¢100.00  
    (ii) worked ivory or jewellery ........... ¢400.00  
    (iii) raw ivory ........... ¢400.00 per unit;  
  (b) by the substitution for regulation 7 thereof the following new regulation --
    (7) Application for a game licence shall be made in writing to the Chief Game and Wildlife Officer accompanied by the appropriate fee prescribed in Part II of the Fourth Schedule to these Regulations and by the particulars specified in the Part I of the Fourth Schedule to these Regulations;
  (c) by the substitution for regulation (12) thereof the following new regulation --
    (12) Application for a game and trophy export permit shall be accompanied by a fee equivalent to fifty per centum of the fee payable for the respective game licence under regulation 7 and by the particulars specified in the Sixth Schedule to these Regulations,
  (d) in the First Schedule to the Regulations --
  (i) under the heading "Carnivora" in Series A item (v) by the addition of the following
    (g) Lynx Felis caracal  
    (h) Serval Felis serval  
    (i) African civet Viverra civetta  
    (j) Two spotted palm civet Nandinia binotata  
    (k) Forest genet Genetta maculata  
    (l) Wild cat Felis libyca  
    (m) Side striped jackal Canis adutus  
  (ii) under the heading "Arthiodactyla" in series A by the addition of the following:
    (h) Giant forest hog Hylochoerus meinertxhgeni  
    (i) Reed buck Redunca redunca  
    (j) Red-fronted gazelle Gazella rufifrons  
    (k) Yellow-backed duiker Cephallophus silvicultor;  
  (iii) by the insertion immediately after the item headed "Picathartidae" in Series C of the following new item (viii) Sterninea:
All terns';
    (e) in the Second Schedule to the Regulations --  
       
    (i) by the deletion from item (ii) under the heading "Carnivora" in Series A of the following  
    (a) Lynx Felis caracal  
    (b) Serval Felis serval  
    (c) African civet Viverra civetta  
    (d) Two spotted palm civet Nandinia binotata  
    (e) Forest genet Genetta maculata  
    (f) Wild cat Felis libyca  
    (g) Side striped jackal Canis adutus  
       
    (iii) by the deletion from item (vii) under the heading "Carnivora" in Series A of the following  
    (i) Giant forest hog Hylochoerus meinertxhgeni  
    (j) Reed buck Redunca redunca  
    (k) Red-fronted gazelle Gazella rufifrons  
    (l) Yellow-backed duiker Cephallophus silvicultor;  
    (iv) by the deletion of the item (v) in Series C;  
    (f) by the substitution for the "Fourth Schedule" of the following new Fourth Schedule --  

 
PART I - (REGULATION 7)
 
Particulars to be submitted in writing to the Chief Game and Wildlife Officer by applicants for a game licence. To be accompanied by the appropriate fee specified in part II of this Schedule

APPLICATION FOR GAME LICENCE TO HUNT, CAPTURE
OR DESTROY WILD ANIMALS

I ..............................................................................................................................................
 
(Name)
 
of (Address) ...............................................................................................................................
hereby apply to be granted a Game Licence under Part II of the Wildlife Conservation Regulations, 1971.
(a) Purpose of application (e.g. sport, sale of bushmeat, trade in live animals, etc.)
................................................................................................................................................
(b) Particulars of current Licence to bear Firearms (to be completed by applicants intending to use firearms as a means of hunting or destroying).
  (i) Licence No. ...............................................................................................................
  (ii) Date issued ................................................................................................................
  (iii) Type of Firearm ........................................................................................................
(c) Proposed Method of hunting or capture (to be completed by applicants intending to use any means of hunting or capture other than (b) above)
......................................................................................................................................................
(d) Species which the applicant wishes to hunt, capture, or destroy:
......................................................................................................................................................
(e) Previous conviction(s):
I have been convicted of the following offences under the Wild Animals Preservation Act, 1961 (Act 43) .....................................................................................................................................................
.....................................................................................................................................................
 
(State particulars of convictions, if any)
I declare that all the information given above is correct
   
 
........................................................
(Signature) (or L.T.P.)
 
Date ......................................................

FOURTH SCHEDULE

PART II (REGULATION 7)

GAME LICENCE FEES

Fees to be paid for hunting, capturing or destroying of wild animals permitted by these Wildlife Conservation Regulations shall be the following --

COMMON NAME EACH SCIENTIFIC NAME FEES PER
Category A    
Savanna Buffalo Syncerus caffer caffer ¢12,000.00
Dwarf Forest Buffalo Syncerus caffer nanus ¢ 6,000.00
     
Category B    
Waterbuck Kobus defassa ¢ 3,600.00
Hartebeest Alcelaphus buselaphus ¢ 2,400.00
     
Category C    
Warthog Phacochoerus aethiopicus ¢ 1,800.00
Kob Kobus kob ¢ 1,400.00
Red River Hog Potamochoerus porcus ¢ 1,200.00
Bushbuck Tragelaphus scriptus ¢ 1,000.00
Baboon Papio anubis ¢ 500.00
     
Category D    
i)
Black Duiker Caphalophus niger ¢400.00
ii)
Grey Duiker Sylvicapra grimmia ¢400.00
iii)
Red Duiker Caphalophus natalensis ¢400.00
iv)
Red Flanked Duiker Caphalophus refilatus ¢400.00
v)
Maxwell's Duiker Caphalophus maxwelli ¢400.00
vi)
Oribi Ourebia ourebi ¢400.00
vii)
Royal Antelope Neotragus pygmaeus ¢200.00
viii)
Green Monkey Cercopithecus aethiops ¢400.00
ix)
Mona Monkey Cercopithecus mona ¢400.00
x)
Patas Monkey Erythocebus patas ¢400.00
xi)
Spot-nosed Monkey Cercopithecus petaurista ¢400.00
xii)
White folored mangeby Cercopithecus torquatus ¢400.00
xiii)
Crested Porcupine Hystrix sp. ¢400.00
xiv)
Brush Tailed Porcupine Atherurus africanus ¢300.00
xv)
Gmabian Mongoose Mungos gambianus ¢200.00
xvi)
Cusimanse (long nose) Mongoose Herpestes naso ¢200.00
xvii)
Dwarf Mongoose Herpestes snguinus ¢200.00
xviii)
White-tailed Mongoose Ichneumia albicauda ¢200.00
xix)
Egyptian Mongoose Herpestes ichneumaon ¢200.00
xx)
Togo Hare Lepus capensis ¢200.00
xxi)
Pel's Flying Squirrel Anomalurus peli ¢200.00
xxii)
Pygmy Flying Squirrel Idiurus zenkeri ¢200.00
xxiii)
Tree Bear Dendrhyrax arboreus ¢200.00
xxiv)
West African Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus ¢200.00
xxv)
Francolin Phasianidae ¢200.00
xxvi)
Guinea Fowl Phasianidae ¢200.00
xxvii)
Duck and Goose Anatidae ¢200.00
xxviii)
Senegalese Green Parrot Poicephalus gulielmi ¢150.00
xxix)
Dove Columbidae ¢100.00
xxx)
Pigeon Columbidae ¢100.00
xxxi)
Stone Patridge Phasianidae ¢100.00
xxxii)
Quail Coutronix sp. ¢100.00
xxxiii)
Sandgrouse Columbidae ¢100.00
xxxiv)
Bosco's Monitor Lizard Varanus exanthematicus ¢100.00
xxxv)
African Python Python sebae ¢100.00
xxxvi)
Royal Python Python regia ¢100.00
xxxvii)
Tortoise Chelonia ¢40.00
xxxviii)
Terrapin Chelonia ¢40.00
xxxix)
Touraco Musophagidae ¢60.00
xl)
Plantain Eater Musophagidae ¢60.00
xli)
Weaver Placoidae ¢20.00
xlii)
Waxbill Placoidae ¢20.00
xliii)
Bishop bird Placoidae ¢20.00
xliv)
Manikin Placoidae ¢20.00
xlv)
Finces Placoidae ¢20.00
xlvi)
Cordenbleus Placoidae ¢300.00
xlvii)
Grass Cutter Thryonomys swinderianmus ¢20.00
xlviii)
Rat Cricetomys gambianus ¢20.00

ALL OTHER ANIMALS

COMMON NAME   FEES PER EACH ANIMAL
Scorpion   ¢5.00
Poisonous snakes (export only)   ¢40.00
Agama Lizard   ¢5.00
Chameleon   ¢40.00
Fat Tail Gecko   ¢10.00
Mice   ¢10.00
Hedgehog   ¢5.00
Frog/Toad   ¢10.00
Millipede   ¢5.00
Skink   ¢5.00
Calabar Python   ¢100.00
Beetles   ¢4.00
Bats   ¢50.00
Hornbills   ¢60.00
Skins (i) python skins ¢50.00
  (ii) other species 10% of capture
Fees    
Sale of Bush Meat (bush meat mongers) ¢5,000.00
Ivory (export fee is 59% of value)   ¢5,000.00
Crab for capture ¢20.00
  for export ¢10.00
Olive Sand Snake export fee is 50% of weight x value ¢5,000.00
Striped Sand Snake   ¢
House Snake (capture) ¢100.00
  (export) ¢40.00
Snail (for export) ¢12.00
Snail (live) ¢2.00

Any other animal as determined by the Chief Game and Wildlife Officer.

These regulations shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1st day of January, 1988


 

 
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