Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2004

2004/327

Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2004


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 297(1)(nb) 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.

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2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette.

3 New regulation 7 added
  • The principal regulations are amended by adding the following regulation:

    7 Infringement offence reminder notices
    • Every infringement offence reminder notice issued under section 260B of the Act must be in the form set out in Schedule 3.

4 Schedule 1 amended
5 New Schedule 3 added
  • The principal regulations are amended by adding the Schedule 3 set out in Schedule 2 of these regulations.


Schedule 1
New items for Schedule 1 of principal regulations

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ProvisionDescription of offenceFee ($)
r 5AA(2)(a)Using 3 rock lobster pots in Paterson Inlet contrary to the regulations250
r 5AA(2)(b)Using 4 rock lobster pots in Paterson Inlet contrary to the regulations500

Schedule 2
New Schedule 3 added

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Schedule 3
Form of reminder notice for fisheries infringement offence

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Diane Morcom,

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 (Infringement Offences) Regulations 2001 by—

The new items in Schedule 1 are a result of an amendment to regulation 5AA(2) of the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1991.

The new Schedule 3 sets out the form of notice in respect of reminder notices for infringement offences.

The reminder notice sets out details of the alleged infringement offence and provides the defendant with information about infringement offences.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 September 2004.


  • 1 SR 2001/316