Weed Legislation and Management Plans

The Weed Management Act 1999 is the central legislation covering weed control and eradication in Tasmania. In addition, Tasmania has a comprehensive response and weed management strategy plan.

See the Weeds Index for statutory management plans for weed species declared under the Weed Management Act 1999.

In this Topic

  • About the Weed Management Act
    The principal legislation concerned with the management of declared weeds in Tasmania.
  • Tasmanian Beach Weeds Strategy
    This document contains strategies for identifying and managing five Tasmanian beach weeds, namely: marram grass sea spurge, sea wheatgrass, pyp grass and beach daisy.
  • WeedPlan - 2nd Edition 2005
    The second edition of WeedPlan, published in 2005, builds on the successes and philosophy of the original WeedPlan (1996).