Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 1998

1998/298

Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 1998


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


PURSUANT to section 89 of the Fisheries Act 1983 and sections 296 and 297 of the Fisheries Act 1996, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title and commencement
2 Solander Trench closed to trawling and bottom-longlining by certain vessels
  • Regulation 4B(a) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression 43 m, and substituting the expression 46 m.

3 Targeting of certain fish, aquatic life, and seaweed prohibited, unless specially authorised
  • [Revoked]

    Regulations 3 and 4 were revoked, as from 1 October 2001, by regulation 16(h) Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2001 (SR 2001/271).

4 Species that may be taken subject to competitive or individual quotas, method restrictions, etc
  • [Revoked]

    Regulations 3 and 4 were revoked, as from 1 October 2001, by regulation 16(h) Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2001 (SR 2001/271).

5 Yellow-eyed mullet season and quotas
  • Regulation 15E of the principal regulations is revoked.

6 New Schedule substituted
  • The principal regulations are amended by revoking the Schedule, and substituting the Schedule set out in the Schedule of these regulations.


Schedule
New Schedule substituted in principal regulations

Reg 6

Schedule
Licensed concession fish packing houses

Reg 2

Fish Packing HouseLicensed Packing House Number
Bapobs Ltd...................................................................
118
Fiordland Lobster Company Ltd...................................................................
263
HG & HM Cave...................................................................
190
Johnson & De Rijk Packing Company Ltd...................................................................
146
Live Lobster Southland Ltd...................................................................
W9
Riverton Fishermen's Co-op Ltd...................................................................
139
Sanford South Island Ltd...................................................................
148
Stewart Island Fishermen's Co-op Ltd...................................................................
168
Urwin & Co Ltd...................................................................
143
Moana Pacific Fisheries Ltd...................................................................
439
Ngai Tahu Fisheries Ltd...................................................................
397
Fish DepotLocation
GL Fisheries Ltd...................................................................
Truck
HG & HM Cave...................................................................
Te Anau Fish Depot
Fiordland Lobster Company Ltd...................................................................
Jackson Bay Fish Depot
Fiordland Lobster Company Ltd...................................................................
Riverton Fish Depot
Fiordland Lobster Company Ltd...................................................................
Milford Sound Fish Depot
Milfish Ltd...................................................................
Invercargill Fish Depot
Ngai Tahu Fisheries Ltd...................................................................
Neils Beach Fish Depot
South Pacific (Invercargill) Ltd...................................................................
Invercargill Fish Depot

MARIE SHROFF,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force 28 days after their notification in the Gazette, amend the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Regulations 1986 by—

  • (a) Increasing from 43 m to 46 m the maximum size of fishing vessels that may trawl in the Solander Trench: and

  • (b) Removing various limitations in relation to certain species that will be redundant once those species come within the quota management system from 1 October 1998; and

  • (c) Updating the list of licensed concession fish packing houses in the Schedule.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 8 October 1998.


  • 1 SR 1986/220