Forests Act 1949

  • Warning: Some amendments have not yet been incorporated
  • This version was replaced on 1 May 2017 to make corrections to section 67S(2) and Schedule 1 under section 25(1)(j)(ii) and (iii) of the Legislation Act 2012, and then to make a correction to section 67F(2) under section 25(1)(j)(ii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
13 Protection of forestry officers, etc

Nothing done by any forestry officer, by an employee of the Ministry, or by any person appointed to a committee under section 15(2)(b) or to an Authority under section 71A shall, if done in good faith in the exercise of powers or in the performance of duties under this Act, subject that person to any personal liability in respect thereof.

Section 13: replaced (with effect on 1 April 1987), on 1 July 1987, by section 5 of the Forests Amendment Act 1987 (1987 No 118).