Search Legislation

The Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2004

What Version

 Help about what version

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

1.  In section 1 (protection of wild birds, their nests and eggs)—

(a)in subsection (3)(a)—

(i)before “killed”, the second time it occurs, insert “lawfully”, and

(ii)omit “otherwise than in contravention of the relevant provisions”;

(b)in subsection (3)(b)—

(i)before “sold” insert “lawfully”, and

(ii)omit “otherwise than in contravention of the relevant provisions”;

(c)in subsection (3) omit the words from “and”, where first occurring, to the end of the subsection; and

(d)after subsection (3) insert the following subsection—

(3A) In subsection (3) “lawfully” means without any contravention of—

(a)this Part and orders made under it;

(b)the Protection of Birds Acts 1954 to 1967 and orders made under those Acts;

(c)any other legislation which implements Council Directive 79/409/EEC on the conservation of wild birds and extends to any part of the United Kingdom, to any area designated in accordance with section 1(7) of the Continental Shelf Act 1964, or to any area to which British fishery limits extend in accordance with section 1 of the Fishery Limits Act 1976; and

(d)the provisions of the law of any member State (other than the United Kingdom) implementing the Council Directive referred to in paragraph (c)..

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area. The revised version is currently only available in English.

Original (As Enacted or Made) - English:The original English language version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Original (As Enacted or Made) - Welsh:The original Welsh language version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources