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PauaMAC5 Inc v Director-General of Conservation - [2019] 2 NZLR 1

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Court of Appeal Wellington
CA355/2017; [2018] NZCA 348
27 March; 4 September 2018
Cooper, Clifford and Williams JJ
Conservation — Wildlife protection — Shark cage diving — Whether shark cage diving an offence under Wildlife Act — Purpose of legislation — Welfare of sharks — “Hunt or kill” — Whether deploying baits to draw sharks to a diving cage hunting or killing — Whether power to authorise shark cage diving under the Wildlife Act — “Catch alive or kill” — Whether public safety mandatory or permissible consideration in authorising shark cage diving — Safety of pāua divers — Wildlife Act 1953, ss 2(1), 5(2), 7A, 7B(1), 53, 53(1), 53(5), 54, 59, 63, 63A, 63B, 67(fa), 68B and 68B(4)(a) and Part 1.
Statutes — Interpretation — Shark cage diving — Whether shark cage diving an offence under Wildlife Act — Purpose of legislation — “Hunt or kill” — Whether deploying baits to draw sharks to a diving cage hunting or killing — Whether power to authorise shark cage diving under the Wildlife Act — “Catch alive or kill” — Whether public safety mandatory or permissible consideration in authorising shark cage diving — Safety of pāua divers — Wildlife Act 1953, ss 2(1), 5(2), 7A, 7B(1), 53, 53(1), 53(5), 54, 59, 63, 63A, 63B, 67(fa), 68B and 68B(4)(a) and Part 1.

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