Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations 2007


Fisheries (Registers) Amendment Regulations 2007


These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.

  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 27th day of August 2007

Pursuant to section 297 of the Fisheries Act 1996, 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 (Registers) Amendment Regulations 2007.

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

3 Principal regulations amended
  • These regulations amend the Fisheries (Registers) Regulations 2001.

4 New regulation 7A inserted
  • The following regulation is inserted after regulation 7:

    7A Particulars to be shown in Automatic Location Communicator Type Approvals Register
    • The Automatic Location Communicator Type Approvals Register must contain the following particulars:

      • (a) for the automatic location communicator type:

        • (i) the product name; and

        • (ii) the model identification; and

        • (iii) the name of the software developer; and

        • (iv) the software version number; and

        • (v) the name of the manufacturer; and

      • (b) in respect of the following automatic location communicators, the following additional information:

        • (i) for an Inmarsat Automatic Location Communicator,—

          • (A) the Inmarsat mobile number of the communicator; and

          • (B) the transceiver firmware number of the communicator; and

          • (C) the serial number of the communicator:

        • (ii) for an Argos Automatic Location Communicator, the platform transmitter terminal number of the communicator.

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 (Registers) Regulations 2001 by inserting new regulation 7A, which prescribes particulars to be shown in the Automatic Location Communicator Type Approvals Register that is required to be kept under regulation 5(9) of the Fisheries (Satellite Vessel Monitoring) Regulations 1993.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 August 2007.