Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(b) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).

Reprint
as at 1 February 2014

Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005

(SR 2005/312)

  • Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(b) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.


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
  • (1) These regulations come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, except for regulations 3 and 4.

    (2) Regulations 3 and 4 come into force on 1 March 2006.

3 Interpretation
  • Regulation 3 of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, before the definition of barracouta, the following definition:

    Auckland fishery management area (west) means the area of New Zealand fisheries waters described as fishery management area 9—Auckland (West) in Part 1 of Schedule 1 of the Act.

4 Maximum daily number of fish
  • Regulation 3A of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, after subclause (6), the following subclause:

    • (6A) No person may, on any day,—

      • (a) take from within the Auckland fishery management area (west) more than 10 snapper; or

      • (b) possess more than 10 snapper in that area; or

      • (c) possess more than 10 snapper taken from within that area.

5 Set netting prohibited in defined areas
  • Regulation 6C(l) of the principal regulations is amended by revoking subparagraph (iii), and substituting the following subparagraph:

    • (iii) Maunganui Bluff—Tirua Point: the waters lying within 4 nautical miles from the mean high-water mark that extends from Maunganui Bluff (at approximately 35°45.54′S and 173°33.3′E); then in a generally southerly direction by the mean high-water mark to the southernmost extremity of the north head of Kaipara Harbour (at approximately 36°23.81′E and 174°03.92′E); then by a straight line to Pukitu on the south head of Kaipara Harbour (at approximately 36°28.06′S and 174°09.73′E); then by the mean high-water mark to a point on the easternmost extremity of Paratutae Island (at approximately 37°02.83′S and 174°30.72′E); then by a straight line to the signal staff on the south head of Manukau Harbour (at approximately 37°03.33′S and 174°32.19′E); then by the mean high-water mark to a point north of the Waikato River mouth (at 37°21.1′S and 174°41.33′E); then by a straight line to the south head of the Waikato River mouth (at 37°22.49′S and 174°42.13′E); then by the mean high-water mark to Rangitoto Point (at approximately 37°47.95′S and 174°50.5′E); then by a straight line to the south head of Raglan Harbour (at approximately 37°48.22′S and 174°50.50′E); then by the mean high-water mark to Potahi Point (at approximately 38°00.56′S and 174°47.97′E); then by a straight line to Kahua Point (at approximately 38°02.19′S and 174°47.09′E); then by the mean high-water mark to Tauratahi Point (at approximately 38°05.05′S and 174°46.86′E); then by a straight line to Urawitiki Point (at approximately 38°05.26′S and 174°46.25′E); then by the mean high-water mark to Tirua Point (at approximately 38°23.22′S and 174°38.04′E):.

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 amend the Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 by—

  • reducing from 15 to 10 the daily bag limit for snapper in the Auckland fishery management area (west), with effect from 1 March 2006; and

  • revoking and replacing regulation 6C(l)(iii), which relates to a prohibition on set netting in the Maunganui Bluff---Tirua Point area, following consultation with affected parties. This provision takes effect on the 28th day after the date of the notification of the regulations in the Gazette.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 8 December 2005.


Eprint notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 About this eprint
  • This eprint is not an official version of the legislation under section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012.

3 Amendments incorporated in this eprint

  • 1 SR 1986/222