Dated at Wellington this 29th day of September 2008.
Minister of Fisheries.
This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This notice, which comes into force on 30 September 2008, amends the Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Notice 1986.
The effect of the amendment is to decrease the total allowable commercial catch for bluenose in—
the BNS1 quota management area from 1 000 tonnes to 786 tonnes:
the BNS2 quota management area from 1 048 tonnes to 902 tonnes:
the BNS3 quota management area from 925 tonnes to 505 tonnes:
the BNS7 quota management area from 150 tonnes to 89 tonnes:
the BNS8 quota management area from 100 tonnes to 43 tonnes.
The decreases apply on and from the fishing year commencing on 1 October 2008.
Date of notification in Gazette: 30 September 2008.
This notice is administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.