Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2000

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2000: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(d) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).

Reprint
as at 1 February 2014

Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2000

(SR 2000/244)

  • Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2000: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(d) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

These regulations are administered in the Ministry for Primary Industries.


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

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette.

3 Interpretation
  • Regulation 2A of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, after the definition of the term butterfish, the following definition:

    Challenger (East) Area

    • (a) means all that area of New Zealand fisheries waters enclosed by a line commencing at Farewell Spit Light (approximately 42° 32.9'S and approximately 173° 00.6'E); then proceeding north along this line of longitude to a point on the boundary of Fisheries Management Area 7 (approximately 39° 38'S and approximately 173° 00.6'E); then proceeding in a generally south-easterly direction directly to a point 40° 32.0'S and 174° 20.0'E; then proceeding in a generally southerly direction to the Brothers Island light (approximately 41° 06.2'S and approximately 174° 26.5'E); then proceeding in a generally southerly direction directly to a point 42° 10.0'S and 174° 42.0'E; then proceeding west along the 42° 10.0'S line of latitude to the mean high-water mark of the South Island near Clarence Point (approximately longitude 173° 56.5'E); then proceeding along the mean high-water mark of the South Island in generally northerly, westerly, and south-westerly directions to the point of commencement; but

    • (b) does not include the Marlborough Sounds Area.

4 Maximum daily number of fish
  • Regulation 2B of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, after subclause (3), the following subclause:—

    • (3A) No person may, on any day,—

      • (a) take from within the Challenger (East) Area more than 10 blue cod; or

      • (b) possess more than 10 blue cod in that area; or

      • (c) possess more than 10 blue cod taken from within that area.

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 on the 28th day after their notification in the Gazette, amend the Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986.

The amendments—

  • insert a definition of Challenger (East) Area; and

  • prohibit the taking or possession, on any day, of more than 10 blue cod from within that area.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 16 November 2000.


Eprint notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2000 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint is not an official version of the legislation under section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012.

3 Amendments incorporated in this eprint

  • 1 SR 1986/224