Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2006

Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2006

(SR 2006/77)


Note

This notice is administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 20 of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Minister of Fisheries, after having regard to the matters specified in section 21, gives the following notice.

1 Title
  • This notice is the Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2006.

2 Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on 1 April 2006.

4 Schedule 1 amended
  • The fourth column of Schedule 1 is amended by omitting 25 000 and substituting 20 000.

Dated at Wellington this 27th day of March 2006.

Jim Anderton,

Minister of Fisheries.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on 1 April 2006, amends the Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Notice 1986. The amendment reduces the total allowable commercial catch for southern blue whiting in the quota management area SBW6I (Campbell Rise) from 25 000 tonnes to 20 000 tonnes.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 March 2006.