Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005

2005/319

Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 297(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 regulations.

1 Title
  • (1) These regulations are the Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2005.

    (2) In these regulations, the Fisheries (Registers) Regulations 20011 are called the principal regulations.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 January 2006.

3 New regulations 9 and 10 added
  • The principal regulations are amended by adding the following regulations:

    9 Information to be entered in fish farmer register
    • (1) The chief executive must enter the following information in the fish farmer register:

      • (a) the address, email address (if any), and client number of each registered fish farmer:

      • (b) a unique identifier for each fish farm in relation to which a fish farmer is registered:

      • (c) the size in hectares of each fish farm in relation to which a fish farmer is registered:

      • (d) details of any conditions imposed under section 186S of the Act:

      • (e) details of any—

        • (i) variation of a fish farmer's registration under section 186W of the Act:

        • (ii) suspension of a fish farmer's registration under section 269 of the Act:

        • (iii) revocation of a fish farmer's registration under 186Y of the Act.

      (2) The information required by subclause (1) is in addition to the information required by section 186V of the Act.

    10 Information to be entered in aquaculture agreement register
    • The chief executive must enter the following information in the aquaculture agreement register:

      • (a) the name and address of the regional council in whose region the aquaculture management area is situated that the agreement relates to:

      • (b) a description of the aquaculture management area and sites that the aquaculture agreement relates to:

      • (c) the name, address, email address (if any), and client number of each person whose aquaculture agreement has been registered:

      • (d) the stock or species that the aquaculture agreement relates to:

      • (e) a statement that the aquaculture agreement contains the consents required by section 186ZF of the Act:

      • (f) details of any consent given by the High Court under section 186ZG of the Act:

      • (g) the date on which an aquaculture agreement was lodged with the chief executive for registration, including the date on which any extension of time was granted under section 186ZI of the Act:

      • (h) the date on which a regional council is notified of a matter under section 186ZK 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 1 January 2006, amend the Fisheries (Registers) Regulations 2001 by adding new regulations 9 and 10 which specify the information to be entered in the fish farmer register and the aquaculture agreement register.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 8 December 2005.


  • 1 SR 2001/187