Our logo is adapted from a painting by Phillip Dlamini, 1998, of a purple crested turaco. In traditional Swazi dress, the red feathers feature in the royal headdress, so this bird illustration is not only a symbol for wildlife conservation, but also of cultural heritage.
Legislation related to the Eswatini National Trust Commission, conservation of the natural and cultural heritage of Eswatini, and protection of the environment.
Note: The legislation made available here has been converted from scanned documents and may contain errors, it is for reference purposes only.
National Trust Commission Act, 1972, amended 1973. This Act provides for the operation of cultural institutions and the proclamation of national parks and nature reserves.
The legislation for the protection of indigenous flora was updated in 2000. This replaced The Flora Protection Act of 1952.
Legislation relating to wild birds has not been updated since 1914.
Freshwater fish are protected under the following act.
This act includes the legislation for establishment of wildlife sanctuaries. The Game Act was modified in 1991 by the introduction of the Game Amendment.
Legislation relating to environmental management. This supercedes the Swaziland Environmental Authority Act, 1992.
The ENTC, being parastatal, falls under the Public Enterprises Unit.
The Forests Preservation Act No. 14 of 1910
The Noxious Weeds Act No. 19 of 1929
The Natural Resources Act No. 71 of 1951
The Private Forests Act No. 3 of 1951
The Grass Fires Act No. 44 of 1955
The Plant Control Act No. 8 of 1981
The Wild Mushroom Control Order, 1973
Head Quarters: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
King Sobhuza II Park: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
National Museum: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
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Malolotja Nature Reserve: (+268) 2444 3241 / (+268) 2416 1480
Mantenga Nature Reserve and Swati Cultural Village: 2416 1151/1178
Mlawula Nature Reserve: (+268) 2383 8885 (Reception)
(+268) 2383 8453 (Senior Warden)
Magadzavane Lodge: (+268) 2343 5108/9