Fisheries (Reporting) Amendment Regulations 2003


Fisheries (Reporting) Amendment Regulations 2003


These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.

Pursuant to section 297(1)(h) 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.

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 31 March 2003.

3 Method of entering certain details on return
  • Regulation 36(4) of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, after the words processing returns, the words and tuna longlining catch effort returns.

4 Schedule 2 amended
  • The principal regulations are amended by revoking form 7 of Schedule 2, and substituting the following form:


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 31 March 2003, amend the Fisheries (Reporting) Regulations 2001 to—

  • insert a reference to tuna longlining catch effort returns into regulation 36(4) (which relates to the method of entering certain details on a return); and

  • substitute a new form 7 of Schedule 2 (which relates to tuna longlining catch effort returns).

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 27 February 2003.

  • 1 SR 2001/188