Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(d) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).

Reprint
as at 1 February 2014

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008

(SR 2008/406)

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 20th day of October 2008

Present:
The Right Hon Helen Clark presiding in Council

  • Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(d) 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 official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.


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.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette.

3 Principal regulations amended
4 Interpretation
  • Paragraph (a)(ii) of the definition of Challenger (East) Area in regulation 2A is amended by omitting Fisheries Management Area 7 (at 39°38.00′S and 173°00.60′E) and substituting Fishery Management Area 7 (at 39°38.00′S and 173°00.50′E).

5 Set net fishing prohibited in certain area from Clarence Point to Cape Jackson
  • (1) Regulation 4AB(1)is amended by revoking paragraph (b) and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (b) then proceeds due east 4 nautical miles to a point on the Challenger Fisheries Management Area boundary (at 42°10.00′S and 174°01.74′E); and.

    (2) Regulation 4AB(1) is amended by revoking paragraph (e) and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (e) then proceeds 4 nautical miles from the mean high-water mark to a point 4 nautical miles due north of Cape Jackson light (at 40°55.62′S and 174°18.80′E); and.

6 Exemption from prohibition in regulation 4AB
  • (1) Regulation 4AC(1) is amended by inserting (both days inclusive) after 30 September in that year.

    (2) Regulation 4AC(2) is amended by omitting Sounds in each place where it appears and substituting in each case Sound.

7 Set net fishing prohibited in certain area from Farewell Spit Lighthouse to Awarua Point
  • (1) Regulation 4AD(1) is amended by omitting 2 nautical miles from the mean high-water mark to the sea in and substituting an area bounded by.

    (2) Regulation 4AD(1) is amended by revoking paragraphs (j) to (m) and substituting the following paragraphs:

    • (j) then follows a line in a generally southerly direction by the mean high-water mark to the Buller River east bank (at 41°43.93′S and 171°35.62′E); and

    • (k) then proceeds in a straight line to the Buller River west bank (at 41°43.93′S and 171°35.17′E); and

    • (l) then follows a line in a generally southerly direction by the mean high-water mark to the east bank of the Waitakere/Nile River (at 41°53.81′S and 171°26.71′E); and

    • (m) then proceeds in a straight line to the Waitakere/Nile River west bank (at 41°53.81′S and 171°26.62′E); and.

    (3) Regulation 4AD(1) is amended by revoking paragraph (p) and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (p) then follows a line in a generally southerly direction by the mean high-water mark to the southernmost point of the north bank of the Hokitika River (at 42°43.22′S and 170°57.10′E); and.

    (4) Regulation 4AD(1)(q) is amended by omitting entrance and substituting bank.

    (5) Regulation 4AD(1) is amended by revoking paragraph (t) and substituting the following paragraphs:

    • (t) then follows a line in a generally southerly direction by the mean high-water mark to the westernmost point of Awarua Point (at 44°15.60′S and 168°03.10′E); and

    • (u) then proceeds due west 2 nautical miles to a point on the Challenger Fisheries Management Area boundary (at 44°15.60′S and 168°00.26′E); and

    • (v) then proceeds in a northerly direction in a line 2 nautical miles from the mean high-water mark to a point 2 nautical miles north of Farewell Spit Lighthouse (at 40°30.26′S and 173°00.50′E); and

    • (w) then proceeds due south to Farewell Spit Lighthouse to the point of commencement (at 40°32.70′S and 173°00.50′E).

8 Offences and penalties

Rebecca Kitteridge,
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 the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, make minor technical amendments to the Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986. The amendments are intended to give better effect to the amendments that were recently made to the principal regulations by the Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2008, which introduced new measures for the protection of Hector's and Maui's dolphins.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 October 2008.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint