Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Notice 2009

Reprint as at 1 December 2015

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Notice 2009

(SR 2009/136)

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.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.

Pursuant to section 113C of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Notice 2009.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette.

3 Notification of global, regional, or sub-regional fisheries organisation or arrangement

For the purposes of Part 6A of the Fisheries Act 1996 and the definition of global, regional, or sub-regional fisheries organisation or arrangement in section 113B of that Act, the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna is an agreement or arrangement within the meaning of that definition.

4 Notification of international conservation and management measures

For the purposes of Part 6A of the Fisheries Act 1996 and the definition of international conservation and management measures in section 113B of that Act, the conservation and management measures adopted by the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna that are set out in the Schedule of this notice are measures within the meaning of that definition.

5 Where copies available

Copies of the Convention for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna establishing the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna and the conservation and management measures referred to in clause 4 can be obtained from the Internet at www.ccsbt.org or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Wellington.

6 Revocation

The Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications) Notice 2001 (SR 2001/83), so far as it relates to the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna, is revoked.

Schedule Conservation and management measures

cl 4

Schedule: replaced, on 13 February 2014, by clause 4 of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2014 (LI 2014/1).

The conservation and management measures adopted by the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna are—

(a)

Resolution on a CCSBT Record of Vessels Authorised to Fish for Southern Bluefin Tuna (adopted at CCSBT 22 in 2015 to revise the Resolution on “Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported Fishing (IUU) and Establishment of a CCSBT Record of Vessels over 24 meters Authorised to Fish for Southern Bluefin Tuna”):

(b)

Resolution on the Establishment of a Record of Authorised Farms (adopted at CCSBT 15 in 2008, as amended at CCSBT 22 in 2015):

(c)

Resolution on Establishing the CCSBT Vessel Monitoring System (adopted at CCSBT 15 in 2008):

(d)

Resolution on the Implementation of a CCSBT Catch Documentation Scheme (adopted at CCSBT 15 in 2008, as amended at CCSBT 17 in 2010, CCSBT 19 in 2012, CCSBT 20 in 2013, and CCSBT 21 in 2014):

(e)

Resolution on Establishing a Program for Transshipment by Large-Scale Fishing Vessels (adopted at CCSBT 15 in 2008, as amended at CCSBT 21 in 2014):

(f)

Recommendation to Mitigate the Impact on Ecologically Related Species of Fishing for Southern Bluefin Tuna (adopted at CCSBT 15 in 2008, and amended at CCSBT 18 in 2011 as in Attachment 17 to the report of that meeting):

(g)

Recommendations for Ecologically Related Species (adopted at CCSBT 5 in 1999 as in Attachment 29 to the first part of the report of that meeting) adopting Guidelines for Design and Deployment of Tori Lines (adopted at CCSBT 5 in 1999 as in Attachment 30 to the first part of the report of that meeting):

(h)

Recommendations to the Commission relating to Ecologically Related Species (adopted at CCSBT 4 in 1998 as in Attachment U to the first part of the report of that meeting). This Recommendation requires mandatory use by all Commission parties of Tori poles in all long-line Southern Bluefin Tuna fisheries below 30°S:

(i)

Resolution on Action Plans to Ensure Compliance with Conservation and Management Measures (adopted at CCSBT 16 in 2009):

(j)

Rules and Procedures for the Protection, Access to, and Dissemination of Data Compiled by the CCSBT (adopted at CCSBT 17 in 2010, and amended at CCSBT 18 in 2011 as in Attachment 19 to the report of that meeting):

(k)

Resolution on the Adoption of a Management Procedure (adopted at CCSBT 18 in 2011 as in Attachment 12 to the report of that meeting):

(l)

Resolution on Limited Carry-forward of Unfished Annual Total Allowable Catch of Southern Bluefin Tuna (adopted at CCSBT 18 in 2011 as in Attachment 13 to the report of that meeting, as amended at CCSBT 21 in 2014):

(m)

Resolution on the Allocation of the Global Total Allowable Catch (adopted at CCSBT 18 in 2011 as in Attachment 15 to the report of that meeting):

(n)

Resolution on Reporting all Sources of Mortality of Southern Bluefin Tuna (adopted at CCSBT 19 in 2012):

(o)

Protocol for Ecologically Related Species Working Group Data Exchange (adopted at CCSBT 19 in 2012 as in Attachment 11 to the report of that meeting):

(p)

Resolution on Establishing a List of Vessels Presumed to have Carried Out Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing Activities for Southern Bluefin Tuna (adopted at CCSBT 20 in 2013, as amended at CCSBT 21 in 2014):

(q)

Resolution for a CCSBT Scheme for Minimum Standards for Inspection in Port (adopted at CCSBT 22 in 2015).

Schedule paragraph (a): replaced, on 1 December 2015, by clause 4(1) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2015 (LI 2015/296).

Schedule paragraph (b): amended, on 1 December 2015, by clause 4(2) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2015 (LI 2015/296).

Schedule paragraph (d): amended, on 15 January 2015, by clause 4(2) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice (No 2) 2014 (LI 2014/402).

Schedule paragraph (e): amended, on 15 January 2015, by clause 4(3) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice (No 2) 2014 (LI 2014/402).

Schedule paragraph (l): amended, on 15 January 2015, by clause 4(4)(a) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice (No 2) 2014 (LI 2014/402).

Schedule paragraph (l): amended, on 15 January 2015, by clause 4(4)(b) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice (No 2) 2014 (LI 2014/402).

Schedule paragraph (p): amended, on 15 January 2015, by clause 4(5) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice (No 2) 2014 (LI 2014/402).

Schedule paragraph (q): inserted, on 1 December 2015, by clause 4(3) of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2015 (LI 2015/296).

Dated at Wellington this 11th day of May 2009.


S Murdoch,
Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 May 2009.

Reprints notes
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