Taupo District Trout Fishery Licences, Fees, and Forms Notice 2011

2011/202

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Taupo District Trout Fishery Licences, Fees, and Forms Notice 2011

Pursuant to section 48A(2A) of the Conservation Act 1987, and section 14(11) of the Maori Land Amendment and Maori Land Claims Adjustment Act 1926, the Minister of Conservation, with the concurrence of the Tuwharetoa Maori Trust Board, gives the following notice.

Notice

1  Title
  • This notice is the Taupo District Trout Fishery Licences, Fees, and Forms Notice 2011.

2  Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on 1 July 2011.

3  Interpretation
  • In this notice, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    24-hour licence means a licence that entitles the holder to take trout within the Taupo District during any 24-hour period that is stated in the licence

    adult means a person who is not a child

    child means a person who is—

    • (a) under the age of 16 years; or

    • (b) 16 years of age or older and attending school full time as a pupil

    Director-General means the Director-General of Conservation

    Taupo District means the district described in the Schedule of the Taupo District Order 1983

    trout includes char of any species, and any hybrid of any trout or char; and includes any trout whether alive or dead, and any part of a trout

    weekly licence means a licence that entitles the holder to take trout within the Taupo District during the period of 7 consecutive days that is stated in the licence

    whole-season licence means a licence that entitles the holder to take trout within the Taupo District during the 12-month period, beginning on 1 July and ending on 30 June, that is stated in the licence.

Licences and fees

4  Director-General may issue licences
  • The Director-General may issue 1 or more of the following classes of licence:

    • (a) 24-hour licence:

    • (b) weekly licence:

    • (c) whole-season licence.

5  24-hour licence
  • If the Director-General issues 24-hour licences, an adult or a child may obtain a 24-hour licence from the Director-General on payment of the appropriate fee set out in Part 1 of the Schedule.

6  Weekly licence
  • If the Director-General issues weekly licences, an adult may obtain a weekly licence from the Director-General on payment of the appropriate fee set out in Part 2 of the Schedule.

7  Whole-season licence
  • If the Director-General issues whole-season licences, an adult or a child may obtain a whole-season licence from the Director-General on payment of the appropriate fee set out in Part 3 of the Schedule.

8  Fees inclusive of GST
  • The fees set out in the Schedule are inclusive of goods and services tax.

Forms

9  Forms of licences
  • Every licence issued under this notice must be in writing and must state—

    • (a) the holder's full name, postal address, and date of birth:

    • (b) whether the holder is an adult or a child:

    • (c) the class and effect of the licence:

    • (d) the time and date of issue:

    • (e) the period during which the licence authorises the taking of trout.

10  Revocation

Schedule
Licence fees payable for taking trout in Taupo District

cls 5–8

Class of applicantFee ($)
Part 1
24-hour licence
Adult17.00
Child4.50
Part 2
Weekly licence
Adult38.00
Part 3
Whole-season licence
Adult90.00
Child12.50

Dated at Wellington this 30th day of May 2011.

Kate Wilkinson,
Minister of Conservation.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on 1 July 2011,—

  • fixes the forms and classes of fishing licences within the Taupo District:

  • fixes the scope and effect of those classes of licences:

  • fixes the fees payable for fishing licences in the Taupo District.

The fees have been set to recover the costs of management of the Taupo Fishery.

The fees have been increased except for the fee payable for a child's 24-hour licence.

This notice revokes the Taupo District Trout Fishery Licences, Fees, and Forms Notice 2010.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 June 2011.

This notice is administered by the Department of Conservation.