- Law on Forest Protection and Development, passed by the XI National Assembly of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam at its 6 session on December 3, 2004... Download file in PDF format.
- Decision No. 18/2007/QĐ-TTg, dated 5 February 2007, by the Prime Minister, on Vietnam Forestry Development Strategy 2006 - 2020
- Vietnam Forestry Development Strategy 2006 - 2020
- VFDS Action Plan to 2010
- Announcement: Conclusions of the standing Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung in review workshop on the implementation of the 5 Million Hectare Reforestation Program and forest protection
4. Decrees of the Government
1. Decree No. 23/2006/ND-CP of March 3, 2006, on the implementation of the law on forest protection and development
2. Decree No. 32/2006/ND-CP of March 30, 2006, on management of endangered, precious and rare forest plants and animals.
3. Decree No. 119/2006/ND-CP of October 16, 2006, on organization and operation of the forest protection service.
4. Decree No.131/ 2006/NĐ-CP on Issuance of Regulation on Management and Utilization of Official Development Assistance, promulgated by the Prime Minister, on 9/11/2006 (file PDF)
5. Decree No. 48/2007/ND-CP of March 28, 2007, on the principles and methods pf determining prices of forests of different types.
6. Decree No. 05/2008/ND-CP of January 14, 2008, on forest development and protection funds.
5. Decisions of Prime Minister
1. Decision No. 186/2006/QĐ-TTg on promulgation of the Forest management regulations, by the Prime Minister, on 14/8/2006 (PDF File)
2. Decision No. 100/2007/QD-TTg on revision and amendment of some articles of the Decision 661/ QD-TTg dated 29 July 1998 on objectives, tasks, policies, and implementation arrangements of the 5 Million Hectares Reforestation Project, on 6/7/2007 (translated by FSSP CO)
3. Decision No. 147/2007/QD-TTg on the issuance of the Production Forest Development Policy for the period from 2007 – 2015, on 10/9/2007 (translated by FSSP CO).
6. Decisions of MARD
1. Decision No. 1970 /QĐ/BNN-KL on announcement of forest actual situation in nation wide, promulgated by MARD, on 6/7/2006 (Decision, Excel Data File).
2. Decision No 62/2006/QĐ-BNN on approval of the Forest Reproductive Material Strategy for 2006 – 2020, promulgated by MARD, on 16/8/2006 (PDF File)
3. Decision No. 2366/QĐ/BNN-LN on approval of the National non-timber forest products conservation and development strategy in 2006-2020, promulgated by MARD, on 17/8/2006 (http://www.ntfp.org.vn/data/documents/Strategy_NTFP.pdf)
1. Resolution on objectives readjustment of the 5 Million Hectare Reforestation Project, period 2006-2010, adopted at the 10th session of the XI National Assembly on 29 November 2006. (Zip file - translated by FSSPCO)
8. Joint circulars
1. Joint cuircular No. 02/2008/TTLT-BKH-BNN-BTC of June 23, 2008, guiding the implementation of the Prime Minister’s decision No. 147/2007/QD-TTg of September 10, 2007, on a number of policies on production forest development.
2. Joint circular No. 58/2008/TTLT-BNN-BKHDT-BTC of May 2, 2008, guiding the implementation of the Prime Minister’s decision on objectives, tasks, policies and organization of implementation of the five million hectares afforestation project in the 2007 – 2010 period.