This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 16 December 2010, amend the Fisheries (Satellite Vessel Monitoring) Regulations 1993.
The amendments omit the requirement for automatic location communicators to be of an approved type, and substitute the requirement for them to comply with standards and requirements specified by circular issued under regulation 4(1) of the regulations.
Date of notification in Gazette: 18 November 2010.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.