Fisheries (Set Net Prohibition from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera) Notice 2012

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  • Fisheries (Set Net Prohibition from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera) Notice 2012: revoked, on 1 October 2020, by section 44(a) of the Fisheries (Hector’s and Māui Dolphin) Amendment Regulations 2020 (LI 2020/199).

Reprint as at 1 October 2020

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Fisheries (Set Net Prohibition from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera) Notice 2012

(SR 2012/156)

Fisheries (Set Net Prohibition from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera) Notice 2012: revoked, on 1 October 2020, by regulation 44(a) of the Fisheries (Hector’s and Māui Dolphin) Amendment Regulations 2020 (LI 2020/199).

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 11(4)(b)(i) of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Minister for Primary Industries gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (Set Net Prohibition from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera) Notice 2012.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on the 28th day after the date of its notification in the Gazette.

3 Interpretation

(1)

In this notice, set net includes a gill net or any other sort of net that acts by enmeshing, entrapping, or entangling any fish.

(2)

Terms used in this notice have the same meaning as in the Fisheries Act 1996.

4 Set netting prohibited within 2 nautical miles of mean high-water mark from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera

A person must not use a set net for fishing in the waters lying within an area bounded by a line—

(a)

commencing at a point on the mean high-water mark at Pariokariwa Point (at 38°53.49′S and 174°30.35′E); then

(b)

proceeding in a north-westerly direction to a point 2 nautical miles offshore (at 38°52.23′S and 174°28.27′E); then

(c)

proceeding along a line every point of which is 2 nautical miles from the mean high-water mark to a point 2 nautical miles offshore due south of Hawera (at 39°39.13′S and 174°16.50′E); then

(d)

proceeding due north to a point on the mean high-water mark due south of Hawera (at 39°37.12′S and 174°16.50′E); then

(e)

proceeding in a generally north-westerly then north-easterly direction along the mean high-water mark to the point of commencement.

5 Commercial set netting prohibited between 2 and 7 nautical miles of mean high-water mark from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera unless observer on board vessel

A commercial fisher must not, without an observer on board the vessel, use a set net for fishing in the waters lying within an area bounded by a line—

(a)

commencing at a point 2 nautical miles offshore from the mean high-water mark at Pariokariwa Point (at 38°52.23′S and 174°28.27′E); then

(b)

proceeding in a north-westerly direction to a point 7 nautical miles offshore (at 38°49.23′S and 174°23.23′E); then

(c)

proceeding along a line every point of which is 7 nautical miles from the mean high-water mark to a point 7 nautical miles offshore due south of Hawera (at 39°44.13′S and 174°16.50′E); then

(d)

proceeding due north to a point 2 nautical miles offshore due south of Hawera (at 39°39.13′S and 174°16.50′E); then

(e)

proceeding in a generally north-westerly then north-easterly direction along a line every point of which is 2 nautical miles from the mean high-water mark to the point of commencement.

Dated at Wellington this 26th day of June 2012.

Hon David Carter,
Minister for Primary Industries.

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 the 28th day after the date of its notification in the Gazette,—

  • prohibits set netting within 2 nautical miles of the mean high-water mark from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera; and

  • prohibits commercial set netting between 2 and 7 nautical miles of the mean high-water mark from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera unless there is an observer on board the vessel.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 28 June 2012.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Fisheries (Set Net Prohibition from Pariokariwa Point to Hawera) Notice 2012 that incorporates all the amendments to that notice as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Fisheries (Hector’s and Māui Dolphin) Amendment Regulations 2020 (LI 2020/199): section 44(a)