Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of March 2012.
Minister for Primary Industries.
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 2012, amends the Fisheries (Rock Lobster Total Allowable Commercial Catches) Notice 1999.
increase the total allowable commercial catch for spiny rock lobster for the Gisborne quota management area (CRA 3) to 193.300 tonnes; and
decrease the total allowable commercial catch for spiny rock lobster for the Otago quota management area (CRA 7) to 63.900 tonnes.
The changes apply on and from the fishing year commencing on 1 April 2012.
Date of notification in Gazette: 29 March 2012.
This notice is administered by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.