Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2003

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

Reprint
as at 1 February 2014

Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2003

(SR 2003/229)

  • Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2003: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(a) 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 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 Apertures to be incorporated in rock lobster pots
  • Regulation 25B of the principal regulations is amended by revoking subclause (5), and substituting the following subclause:

    • (5) This regulation does not prohibit the use or possession of rock lobster pots without escape apertures if—

      • (a) the pots are constructed entirely of spot welded rectangular mesh with inside dimensions of not less than 140 mm long by 54 mm wide; and

      • (b) the pots are used—

        • (i) without covers or liners; or

        • (ii) with covers or liners that leave unencumbered at least 80% of the surface area of each of 2 opposite sides.

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 (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986.

The amendment permits spot welded rectangular mesh rock lobster pots to be used with covers or liners if the covers or liners leave unencumbered at least 80% of the surface of each of 2 opposite sides.


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 (Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2003 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulation 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 1986/221