Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2003

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations(No 2) 2003: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(b) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).

Reprint
as at 1 February 2014

Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2003

(SR 2003/224)

  • Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2003: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(b) 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 by the Ministry for Primary Industries.


Pursuant to section 297 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 the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette.

3 Set netting prohibited in defined areas
  • Regulation 6C(1) of the principal regulations is amended by adding the following subparagraph:

    • (iv) Manukau Harbour entrance to Kauri Point: The waters lying within that part of the Manukau Harbour commencing at the mean high-water mark of the eastern extremity of Paratutae Island (at approximately 37°02.92'S and 174°30.50'E); then proceeding to a point on the mean high-water mark at South Head that intersects with a transect line from Paratutae Island to the Signal Station on South Head (at approximately 37°03.17'S and 174°32.65'E); then proceeding along the mean high-water mark of Awhitu Peninsula in an easterly direction to Kauri Point (at approximately 37°02.65'S and 174°39.42'E); then proceeding by a straight line due north for a half nautical mile to a point in the main harbour channel; then proceeding by a straight line in a north-westerly direction to Puponga Point (at approximately 37°01.28'S and 174°36.74'E); then proceeding along the mean high-water mark of the northern Manukau Harbour to the point of commencement:

4 New regulation 6F inserted
  • The principal regulations are amended by inserting, after regulation 6E, the following regulation:

    6F Restriction on taking shellfish from Eastern Beach
    • No person may take shellfish from, or be in possession of any shellfish taken from, that area of New Zealand fishery waters lying within an area bounded by a line commencing at the unnamed headland which delimits the northwestern end of Eastern Beach (at 36°52.16'S and 174°54.63'E); then in a generally north-easterly direction to the East Cardinal Beacon on the corner of the drying reef (at 36°51.81'S and 174°54.96'E); then in generally a south-easterly direction to the unnamed headland which delimits the southeastern end of Eastern Beach (at 36°52.75'S and 174°55.39'E); then in generally a north-westerly direction along the mean highwater mark to the point of commencement.

5 Oyster fishing prohibited in certain areas
6 Offences and penalties
  • (1) Regulation 11(1) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression 6E, and substituting the words 6F (other than regulation 6C(1)(iv)).

    (2) Regulation 11(1) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression 8,.

    (3) Regulation 11(2) of the principal regulations is amended by adding the words , or regulation 6C(1)(iv).

7 Schedule revoked
  • The Schedule of the principal regulations is revoked.

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 the date of their notification in the Gazette, amend the Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986. The amendments—

  • prohibit set netting in the waters of the Manukau Harbour entrance to Kauri Point:

  • prohibit the taking of shellfish, and the possession of shellfish taken, from Eastern Beach:

  • revoke the prohibition on the taking of oysters, and possession of oysters taken, from Whangaruru Harbour and the Bay of Islands.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 4 September 2003.


Eprint notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations(No 2) 2003 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 1986/222