Regulations relating to the protection of the environment and safety in Antarctica

Laid down by Royal Decree of 26 April 2013 pursuant to the Act of 27 February 1930 no. 3 relating to the Bouvet Island, Peter I’s Island and Queen Maud Land, section 7. Submitted by the Ministry of the Environment. (With Comments)

The purpose of these Regulations is to protect the Antarctic environment and its dependent and associated ecosystems and the intrinsic value of Antarctica, including its wilderness and aesthetic values and its value as an area for the conduct of scientific research.

The translation is not official; it is provided for information purposes only. In the event of any inconsistency, the Norwegian version shall prevail.

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