(1) Wild animals of any of the species for the time being specified in Schedule 6 are hereby declared to be noxious animals, and shall be subject to the Noxious Animals Act 1956.
(2) The Governor-General may from time to time, by Order in Council,—
(a) amend Schedule 6 by including a reference to any other species of animal, or by omitting the reference to any species of animal for the time being included therein:
(b) amend any other schedule of this Act by omitting the reference to any species of animal included in Schedule 6 under paragraph (a), or by including the reference to any species of animal excluded from Schedule 6 under that paragraph.
Section 7A: inserted (with effect on 1 April 1956), on 10 May 1956, by section 2(1) of the Wildlife Amendment Act 1956 (1956 No 5).