This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 October 2002, amend Part 1 of Schedule 3 of the Fisheries (Reporting) Regulations 2001 to—
•insert new fishstock codes into table 1, which relates to the fishstock codes that must be used when completing returns:
•add new table 12, which relates to cockle reference numbers for the purposes of table 1:
•add new table 13, which relates to sea urchin, kina, and sea egg reference numbers for the purposes of table 1.
The regulations are consequential on the introduction of the new species into the quota management system.