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Agricultural Pests Act, 1983 (Act No. 36 of 1983)


Control Measures relating to Honey-Bees

6. Prohibition of removal of Capensis-infected colonies


(1) No person may—
(a) remove honey-bees across the line;
(b) remove or keep Cape bees north of the line;
(c) remove the Capensis-infected colony, without the prior written approval of executive officer.


(2) a Capensis-infected colony may only be removed if it is to be—
(a) destroyed; or
(b) kept in isolation from other honey-bee colonies at a predetermined site.