Lakes Act 1976

In Force


  1. For infringement notice offences under this Act see Magistrates Court (Lakes Infringement Notices) Regulation 2004
  2. The Lakes Ordinance 1976 as in force immediately before 11 May 1989 continues to have effect in relation to National Land under the National Land Ordinance 1989, and as modified by that Ordinance. It is administered by the Commonwealth. A current version of the National Land Ordinance 1989 including the collection of associated pre Self-Government laws can be viewed at the Federal Register of Legislation.

Current version

Effective Files/Formats Version Published Notes
4 September 2020 PDFPDFWord R20 4 September 2020

Republication for amendments by A2020-47

Administering Minister and Directorate

  • Minister for Water, Energy and Emissions Reduction - Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate