Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations 2005

2005/142

Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations 2005


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


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 30 June 2005.

3 Schedule 1 amended
  • Schedule 1 of the principal regulations is amended by inserting in the item relating to the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1991 (SR 1991/57), in their appropriate order, the following items:

    ProvisionDescription of offenceFee ($)
    r 3A(4)Taking or possessing blue cod in Milford or Doubtful Sounds contrary to the regulations250
    r 4AA(5)Taking or possessing more than the daily limit of fish, but not more than 2 times the daily limit250
    r 4AA(5)Taking or possessing more than 2 times the daily limit of fish, but not more than 3 times the daily limit500
    r 4AAB(3)Possessing, using, or setting dahn lines, rock lobster pots, dredges, set nets, or blue cod pots contrary to the regulations250

Martin Bell,

Acting for 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 30 June 2005, amend the Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Regulations 2001 by prescribing new infringement offences and infringement fees for the purposes of the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1991.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 June 2005.


  • 1 SR 2001/316