Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2007

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2007: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(f) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).

Reprint
as at 1 February 2014

Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2007

(SR 2007/246)

  • Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2007: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(f) 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.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 27th day of August 2007

Pursuant to section 297 of the Fisheries Act 1997, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2007.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 October 2007.

3 Principal regulations amended
  • These regulations amend the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1991.

4 New regulation 5C inserted
  • The following regulation is inserted after regulation 5B:

    5C Dredging restrictions in Foveaux Strait
    • No person may use, or have in the person's possession, a dredge with a bar or bit that is more than 1 m long within—

      • (a) those waters of Foveaux Strait bounded by a straight line commencing at Saddle Point on Stewart Island (at 46°43.31′S and 167°58.56′E) to Garden Point (at 46°46.46′S and 168°00.18′E) then by a straight line to Mamaku Point (at 46°51.70′S and 168°08.64′E) then along the mean high-water mark to the point of commencement:

      • (b) those waters of Foveaux Strait bounded by a straight line commencing at North Head on Ruapuke Island (at 46°44.20′S and 168°31.92′E) to Seal Rock (at 46°45.05′S and 168°35.82′E) then to the westernmost point of Green Island (at 46°46.2′S and 168°34.0′E) then to Parangiaio Point on Ruapuke Island (at 46°46.25′S and 168.32.58′E) then along the mean high-water mark to the point of commencement:

      • (c) those waters of Paterson Inlet bounded by a straight line commencing at Ackers Point (at 46°53.8′S and 168°09.8′E) to Sprat Point on Bench Island (at 46°54.02′S and 168°14.04′E) then along the mean high-water mark to the southwesternmost point on Bench Island (at 46°54.82′S and 168°13.68′E) then by a straight line to East Cape on Stewart Island (at 47°00.9′S and 168°13.8′E) then along the mean high-water mark to the point of commencement.

5 Offences and penalties
  • Regulation 7(1) is amended by omitting or 6 and substituting 5C, or 6.

Martin Bell,

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 1 October 2007, amend the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1991 by inserting new regulation SC, which imposes restrictions on dredging oysters in certain waters of Foveaux Strait with a bar or bit that is more than 1 m in length. A person who contravenes or fails to comply with the new restriction commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding $10,000.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 August 2007.


Eprint notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 3) 2007 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