Basis for allocation of quota

Heading: inserted, on 1 October 2004, by section 7 of the Fisheries Amendment Act (No 3) 2004 (2004 No 76).

29A Basis for allocation of quota

(1)

Except as provided in this section, quota must be allocated in accordance with section 29B.

(2)

Quota for the following stocks must be allocated on the basis of provisional catch history:

(a)

any stock or species listed in Schedule 4C, or any stock or species the subject of a Gazette notice under section 17B(5)(b), that is brought into the quota management system on or before 1 October 2009:

(b)

any stock or species listed in Schedule 4D that is brought into the quota management system on or before 1 October 2009:

(c)

tuna inside New Zealand fisheries waters:

(d)

highly migratory species outside New Zealand fisheries waters.

Section 29A: inserted, on 1 October 2004, by section 7 of the Fisheries Amendment Act (No 3) 2004 (2004 No 76).