Norfolk Island

4 Total Protected Areas
1 With management effectiveness evaluations
Terrestrial Protected Areas
Marine Protected Areas
Other effective area-based conservation measures
0 Total Other effective area-based conservation measures
Polygons/Points ratio
Polygons 100%
Points 0%

Terrestrial Protected Areas Coverage

45.84% Coverage

20km2 Land Area Protected

43km2 Total Land Area


1.02% With management effectiveness evaluations

0km2 Areas Assessed

Marine Protected Areas Coverage

43.7% Coverage

189,084km2 Marine and Coastal Area Protected

432,638km2 Marine Area Protected


0.0% With management effectiveness evaluations

1km2 Areas Assessed

Disclaimer: These statistics might differ from those reported officially by countries due to difference in methodologies and datasets used to assess protected area coverage and differences in the base maps used to measure terrestrial and marine area of a country or territory.

IUCN Management Categories

Governance types

  • Federal or national ministry or agency 4 View list

Sources (1)

  1. Protected Areas of Australia Updated: 2020 Australian Department of the Environment and Energy


National designations

  • National Park (Commonwealth) 2
  • Botanic Garden 1
  • Australian Marine Park 1

Regional designations


International designations


Growth in protected area coverage

The graph excludes status years with no information reported (STAT_YR = 0).

Norfolk Island Protected Areas

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UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Norfolk Island from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2020. Available at: