The nine provinces in South Africa each have their own respective provincial legislation in the form of provincial ordinances or bills. Here you can download the Nature Conservation Ordinances for each province. Some sections may relate to exotic alien species and invasive species.
Provinces listed alphabetically:
Provincial nature conservation in the Eastern Cape Province is administered by the Eastern Cape Department of Economic Development, Conservation and Tourism.
2019: Draft Eastern Cape Environmental Management Bill
Provincial nature conservation in the Free State Province is administered by the Free State Department of Tourism, Environment and Economic Affairs.
2012: Free State Nature Conservation Bill Amendment
1983: Free State Nature Conservation Regulations 1983
1969: Free State Nature Conservation Ordinance 8 of 1969
Provincial nature conservation in Gauteng Province is administered by the Gauteng Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (GDARD).
2014: Gauteng Draft Nature Conservation Bill 2014
2005: Gauteng Nature Conservation Ordinance
Provincial nature conservation in KwaZulu-Natal Province is administered by Ezemvelo-KZN Wildlife.
1999: KwaZulu-Natal Nature Conservation Amendment
1997: KwaZulu-Natal Nature Conservation Management Act
1994: KwaZulu-Natal Conservation Ordinance
Provincial nature conservation in Limpopo Province is administered by the Limpopo Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism (LEDET).
2003: Limpopo Province Environmental Management Act 7 of 2003
Provincial nature conservation in Mpumalanga Province is administered by the Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency.
1998: Mpumalanga Nature Conservation Act 10 of 1998
North West Province
Provincial nature conservation in North West Province is administered by the North West Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment.
2017: North West Biodiversity Management Act 4 of 2016
Provincial nature conservation management in the Northern Cape is undertaken by the Department of Environment and Nature Conservation.
2009: Northern Cape Nature Conservation Act 9 of 2009
Provincial nature conservation in the Western Cape Province is administrated by Cape Nature.
2019: Western Cape Draft Biodiversity Bill
2000: Western Cape Nature Conservation Ordinance
1974: Western Cape Nature Conservation Ordinance of 1974
South African National Parks oversees the management of all the national parks in South Africa. SANParks carries out invasive species control programmes in their respective parks.