Dated at Wellington this 23rd day of March 2009.
Hon Phil Heatley,
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 31 March 2009, amends the Fisheries (Southern Blue Whiting Total Allowable Catch) Notice 2000.
The amendment increases the total allowable catch for southern blue whiting in the quota management area SBW6B (Bounty Platform) from 10 000 tonnes to 15 000 tonnes.
The increase applies on and from the fishing year commencing on 1 April 2009.
Date of notification in Gazette: 26 March 2009.
This notice is administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.