Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations 2002


Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations 2002


These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.

Pursuant to section 297(1)(s) of the Fisheries Act 1996, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

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2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 October 2002.

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  • The principal regulations are amended by adding the following regulation:

    8 Particulars to be shown in High Seas Permit Register
    • The High Seas Permit Register must contain the following particulars:

      • (a) the name, postal address, email address (if any), and client number of each permit holder:

      • (b) the name and registration number of each vessel:

      • (c) the international radio call sign of each vessel:

      • (d) each permit holder's permit number:

      • (e) the period for which each permit is valid:

      • (f) whether or not a permit is current, suspended, or revoked:

      • (g) if a permit is suspended or has been revoked, the date the suspension or revocation took effect:

      • (h) all conditions imposed on a permit and whether any exemptions, approvals, or amendments have been granted.

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 1 October 2002, amend the Fisheries (Registers) Regulations 2001 to prescribe particulars that must be shown in the High Seas Permit Register required to be kept under section 98(1)(c) of the Fisheries Act 1996.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 19 September 2002.

  • 1 SR 2001/187