Fisheries (Over-Fishing Thresholds for Quota Management Stocks) Amendment Order (No 2) 2003

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Fisheries (Over-Fishing Thresholds for Quota Management Stocks) Amendment Order (No 2) 2003


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 77 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 order.

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on the first day of the fishing year that commences after this order is made.

3 Schedule amended
  • The Schedule of the principal order is amended by adding the following items:

    SpeciesQuota management stock areaOver-fishing threshold (% in excess of a fisher's annual catch entitlement)Tolerance level (kg)
    Long-finned freshwater eelLFE17525
    Sea urchin, kina, sea eggSUR1A525
     SUR1B525
     SUR2A525
     SUR2B525
     SUR8525
     SUR9525
     SUR10525
    Short-finned freshwater eelSFE17525

Marie Shroff,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order takes effect on 1 October 2003, which is the first day of the fishing year that commences after the order is made. The order sets over-fishing thresholds and tolerance levels in relation to longfinned freshwater eel, sea urchin, kina, sea egg, and short-finned freshwater eel in each stated quota management stock area.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 4 September 2003.


  • 1 SR 2001/257