Fisheries (Over-Fishing Thresholds for Quota Management Stocks) Amendment Order 2004

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Fisheries (Over-Fishing Thresholds for Quota Management Stocks) Amendment Order 2004


Note

This order is administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 77(1) 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 1 October 2004.

3 Over-fishing threshold for North Island long-finned and short-finned freshwater eel
  • The Schedule of the principal order is amended by omitting the items relating to long-finned freshwater eel, and short-finned freshwater eel, and substituting, respectively, the following items:

    SpeciesQuota management stock areaOver-fishing threshold (% in excess of a fisher's annual catch entitlement)Tolerance level (kg)
    Long-finned freshwater eelLFE 17525
     LFE 20525
     LFE 21525
     LFE 22525
     LFE 23525
    Short-finned freshwater eelSFE 17525
     SFE 20525
     SFE 21525
     SFE 22525
     SFE 23525

Diane Morcom,

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, which comes into force on 1 October 2004, amends the Fisheries (Over-Fishing Thresholds for Quota Management Stocks) Order 2001 to set over-fishing thresholds for North Island long-finned and short-finned freshwater eels.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 September 2004.


  • 1 SR 2001/257