Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Norway
Official Title Act No. 37 relating to the management of wild living marine resources (Marine Resources Act)
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 2009-01-01
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Norway - National Contacts
Competent National Authority
Ministry of Fisheries Sec. 9
The King Sec. 9
Prior Informed Consent (PIC) Procedures
Marine bioprospecting Sec. 9
Mutually Agreed Terms (MATs)
Sharing of benefits arising out of the use of marine genetic material Sec. 10

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme