21 Holder of licence not to enter on land without consent
  • (1) Except as otherwise expressly provided in this Act, or in any Proclamation or Order in Council or notice pursuant thereto, nothing in any licence or other authority under this Act shall authorise the holder to enter upon or to hunt or kill game on any land without the consent of the occupier of the land.

    (2) In subsection (1), the term occupier includes:

    • (a) in the case of any reserve within the meaning of the Reserves Act 1977, the Director-General or, as the case may require, the administering body:

    • (b) in the case of any land actually and exclusively used by any Fish and Game Council for the purposes of this Act, that Fish and Game Council:

    • (c) in the case of any wildlife sanctuary, wildlife refuge, or wildlife management reserve, the Minister or Director-General, or, where authorised by the Director-General, the person or body having day-to-day control of the wildlife sanctuary, wildlife refuge, or wildlife management reserve:

    • (d) in any other case, the occupier.

    Section 21: replaced, on 6 December 1983, by section 6 of the Wildlife Amendment Act 1983 (1983 No 48).

    Section 21(2)(a): amended, on 1 April 1987, by section 65(1) of the Conservation Act 1987 (1987 No 65).

    Section 21(2)(b): amended, on 10 April 1990, by section 72(a) of the Conservation Law Reform Act 1990 (1990 No 31).

    Section 21(2)(c): amended, on 10 April 1990, by section 72(b) of the Conservation Law Reform Act 1990 (1990 No 31).

    Section 21(2)(c): amended, on 1 April 1987, by section 65(1) of the Conservation Act 1987 (1987 No 65).