Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of March 2010.
Hon David Carter,
Acting 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 2010, amends the Fisheries (Rock Lobster Total Allowable Commercial Catches) Notice 1999.
The amendments increase the total allowable commercial catch for spiny rock lobster for the Wellington/Hawkes Bay quota management area (CRA 4) to 415.625 tonnes.
The amendments decrease the total allowable commercial catch for spiny rock lobster for the Otago quota management area (CRA 7) to 84.500 tonnes.
The amendments apply on and from the fishing year commencing on 1 April 2010.
Date of notification in Gazette: 25 March 2010.
This notice is administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.