National regulation of alien invasive species
This is an overview of the national
regulations on invasive aliens in the countries participating in NOBANIS. Here you can find a short
explanation about the various hard and soft regulatory instruments.
The overview of the national
regulations also include links to national law texts.
You can find more about all the national regulations on invasive species in
all the EU member states and selected OECD countries
in this report from
the European Commission from 2011.
Guide to Designing Legal and Institutional Frameworks on Alien Inkasive Species
Environmental Policy and Law Paper No. 40, IUCN - Environmental Law Centre. A
Contribution to the Global Invasive Species Programme, IUCN - The World
Conservation Union, 2000
Invasive Species Control - A
comprehensive Model State Law. Environmental Law Institute, May 2004. ELI
has provided a model for a state law, which may be of inspiration also for
of non-native legislation and guidance in the UK. This report reviews and
analyses international agreements relevant to the UK which address non-native
species. The UK legislative framework is assessed and legislation concerning
non-native species in the United States, New Zealand, Germany and Italy is
response to review.
Legislation on Invasives
in Japan - links to the text of Japan's invasive species legislation.