Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations 2004

2004/356

Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations 2004


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 297(1)(s) of the Fisheries Act 1996, Her Excellency the Administrator of the Government, 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 Particulars to be shown in Quota Registers
  • (1) Regulation 4(2) of the principal regulations is amended by revoking paragraph (c).

    (2) Regulation 4(2) of the principal regulations is amended by adding the following paragraph:

    • (m) whether or not a settlement quota interest has been registered over the quota shares and, if an interest has been registered,—

      • (i) the number of quota shares subject to the interest; and

      • (ii) the time and date of the registration of the interest; and

      • (iii) the time and date of the withdrawal of the interest, if applicable.

4 Particulars to be shown in Permit Register
  • (1) Regulation 6 of the principal regulations is amended by revoking paragraph (f), and substituting the following paragraphs:

    • (f) whether or not the permit authorises the taking of stocks subject to the quota management system and non-quota management system stocks not listed in Schedule 4C of the Act:

    • (fa) details of any stocks listed in Schedule 4C of the Act that may be taken under the authority of each permit.

    (2) Regulation 6(g) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the words non-quota management system species, and substituting the words stocks listed in Schedule 4C of the Act.

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 (Registers) Regulations 2001 by—

  • revoking regulation 4(2)(c), which is now redundant; and

  • inserting a requirement that information on settlement quota interests be included in the quota register (new regulation 4(2)(m)); and

  • including references to the new Schedule 4C of the Fisheries Act 1996 (new regulation 6(f) and (fa), and amendment to regulation 6(g)).


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 14 October 2004.


  • 1 SR 2001/187