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 (Commercial Fishing) Regulations 2001 by—
•inserting a definition of prawn killer into regulation 3 (which relates to interpretation). Prawn killer is a species of shellfish that is to be introduced into the quota management system on 1 October 2007. Regulation 71(5)(a) and (b) (which relates to trawl net restrictions) are consequentially amended to insert references to prawn killer:
•revoking clause 16(2) of Schedule 2 (which specifies fees for the registration of automatic location communicators).