Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2009

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Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2009

Pursuant to section 20 of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Minister of Fisheries, after having regard to the matters specified in section 21 of that Act, gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title
  • This notice is the Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2009.

2 Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on 31 March 2009.

3 Application
  • This notice applies on and from the fishing year commencing on 1 April 2009.

5 Schedule 1 amended
  • The item relating to Southern blue whiting in Schedule 1 is amended by omitting 9 800.

Dated at Wellington this 23rd day of March 2009.

Hon Phil Heatley,
Minister of Fisheries.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on 31 March 2009, amends Schedule 1 of the Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Notice 1986 by omitting the reference to the total allowable commercial catch in the item relating to Southern blue whiting in quota management area SBW6B.

The total allowable commercial catch for that species in that quota management area is now set out in the Fisheries (Southern Blue Whiting Total Allowable Commercial Catch) Notice 2009.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 March 2009.

This notice is administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.