Fisheries (Reporting) Amendment Regulations 2009



Fisheries (Reporting) Amendment Regulations 2009

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 20th day of April 2009 

His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

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.


1 Title
  • These regulations are the Fisheries (Reporting) Amendment Regulations 2009.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 June 2009.

3 Principal regulations amended
4 Interpretation
  • (1) Paragraph (b)(iii) of the definition of landing in regulation 3(1) is amended by omitting receptacle and substituting receptacle; and.

    (2) The following definition of species in regulation 3(1) is revoked: species means the species set out in Part 2 of Schedule 3.

    (3) Regulation 3(3) is amended by omitting 1986 and substituting 2001.

5 Licensed fish receiver must be audited and provide annual audit reports
  • Regulation 20(1B) is amended by omitting to provides and substituting to provide.

6 Schedule 3 amended
  • (1) Part 2 of Schedule 3 is amended by inserting the items set out in the Schedule of these regulations in their appropriate alphabetical order.

    (2) Part 2 of Schedule 3 is amended by omitting the item relating to Catfish (freshwater).

New species codes inserted into Part 2 of Schedule 3

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Common name Species code Scientific name
Alpine galaxias ALG Galaxias paucispondylus
Atlantic salmon ATS Salmo salar
Banded kokopu BKO Galaxias fasciatus
Black mudfish BCM Neochanna diversus
Bluegill bully BGB Gobiomorphus hubbsi
Brook char BKC Salvelinus fontinalis
Brown mudfish BNM Neochanna apoda
Brown trout BTR Salmo trutta
Burgundy mudfish (Northland mudfish) NLM Neochanna heleios
Bully BUL Eleotridae (Family)
Canterbury galaxias CNG Galaxias vulgaris
Canterbury mudfish CBM Neochanna burrowsius
Common bully GCO Gobiomorphus cotidianus
Common smelt SME Retropinna retropinna
Cran's bully CBU Gobiomorphus basalis
Dune lakes galaxias DFI Galaxias gracilis
Dwarf galaxias DFG Galaxias divergens
Estuary stargazer ESZ Leptoscopus macropygus
Estuarine triplefin (Cockabully) GNI Grahamina nigripenne
Freshwater mussel CWE Cucumerunio websteri
Freshwater mussel HME Hyridella menziesii
Giant bully GGO Gobiomorphus gobioides
Giant kokopu GKO Galaxias argenteus
Galaxiid (adult) GLX Family Galaxiidae (adult)
Goldfish CAU Carassius auratus
Grass carp GRP Ctenopharyngodon idella
Inanga GMA Galaxias maculatus
Koaro KOA Galaxias brevipinnis
Lamprey LAM Geotria australis
Koura, northern KPP Paranephrops planifrons
Koura, southern KPZ Paranephrops zealandicus
Otago roundhead galaxias (Roundhead galaxias) RHG Galaxias anomalus
Perch FLU Perca fluviatilis
Quinnat salmon (Chinook salmon) SAM Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
Rainbow trout RTR Oncorhynchus mykiss
Redfin bully RFB Gobiomorphus huttoni
Rudd RDD Scardinius erythrophthalmus
Sailfin molly SFM Poecilia latipinna
Short-jawed kokopu SKO Galaxias postvectis
Silver carp SRP Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Sockeye salmon SOS Oncorhynchus nerka
Stokell's smelt STK Stokellia anisodon
Taieri flathead galaxias (Flathead galaxias) FHG Galaxias depressiceps
Tench TNC Tinca tinca
Torrentfish CHF Cheimarrichthys fosteri
Upland bully ULB Gobiomorphus breviceps
Upland longjaw galaxias (Longjaw galaxias) LJG Galaxias prognathus
Watercress WAT Nasturtium microphyllum & N.officinale

Michael Webster,
for 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 1 June 2009, amend the Fisheries (Reporting) Regulations 2001 as follows:

  • regulations 3 and 20(1B) are amended to correct errors:

  • Part 2 of Schedule 3 is amended to add further species codes and to omit the reference to Catfish (freshwater).

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 April 2009.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.