Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2012

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2012: revoked, on 1 December 2014, by clause 3.

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Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2012

(SR 2012/333)

  • Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2012: revoked, on 1 December 2014, by clause 3.


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 186A of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Minister for Primary Industries, after complying with the requirements of that section, gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title
  • This notice is the Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2012.

2 Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on 1 December 2012.

3 Revocation of this notice
  • This notice is revoked on the close of 30 November 2014.

4 Maunganui Bay closed in respect of any species of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed (except kina) for 2 years
  • (1) A person must not take any species of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed (except kina) from Maunganui Bay while this notice is in force.

    (2) In this clause,—

    kina

    • (a) means a shellfish of the species Evechinus chloroticus (also known as sea egg); and

    • (b) includes the shellfish of the species Centrostephanus rodgersii (also known as purple urchin)

    Maunganui Bay means all that area of New Zealand fisheries waters enclosed by a line—

    • (a) commencing at Kariparipa Point (at 35°11.33′S and 174°17.59′E); then

    • (b) proceeding to the north-westernmost point of the rocks west of Kariparipa Point (at 35°11.36′S and 174°17.51′E); then

    • (c) proceeding generally south-west in a straight line to a point off the west side of Motuwheteke Island (at 35°12.01′S and 174°17.28′E); then

    • (d) proceeding generally south in a straight line to a point on the rocks outside the south entrance of Maunganui Bay (at 35°12.26′S and 174°17.32′E); then

    • (e) proceeding due east to the mean high-water mark; and

    • (f) proceeding along the mean high-water mark to the point of commencement.

5 Revocation of Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2010

Dated at Wellington this 29th day of October 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 1 December 2012, prohibits the taking of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed (except kina) from Maunganui Bay for a period of 2 years.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 1 November 2012.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) 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
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint
  • Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2012 (SR 2012/333): clause 3