Fisheries (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Notice 2012

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Notice 2012: revoked, on 1 October 2014, by clause 3 of the Fisheries (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Revocation Notice 2014 (LI 2014/306).

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as at 1 October 2014

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Fisheries (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Notice 2012

(SR 2012/425)

  • Fisheries (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Notice 2012: revoked, on 1 October 2014, by clause 3 of the Fisheries (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Revocation Notice 2014 (LI 2014/306).


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 (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Notice 2012.

2 Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on 17 February 2013.

3 Revocation of this notice
  • This notice is revoked on the close of 16 February 2015.

4 Marsden Bank closed in respect of pipi for 2 years
  • (1) A person must not take pipi from Marsden Bank while this notice is in force.

    (2) In this clause,—

    Marsden Bank means all that area of New Zealand fisheries waters enclosed by a line—

    • (a) commencing at a point at the seaward end of the Marsden Point oil refinery jetty (at 35°50.21′S and 174°29.95′E); then

    • (b) proceeding in a generally easterly direction to the Port of Whangarei marker buoy 2 (at 35°50.31′S and 174°30.43′E); then

    • (c) proceeding in a generally south-westerly direction to a point offshore (at 35°50.65′S and 174°30.09′E); then

    • (d) proceeding in a generally north-westerly direction to a point on the mean high-water mark (at 35°50.58′S and 174°30.00′E); then

    • (e) proceeding along the mean high-water mark to the Marsden Point oil refinery jetty (at 35°50.24′S and 174°29.91′E); then

    • (f) proceeding in a generally north-easterly direction along the Marsden Point oil refinery jetty to the point of commencement

    pipi means a shellfish of the species Paphies australis.

5 Revocation of Fisheries (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Notice 2011

Dated at Wellington this 17th day of December 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 17 February 2013, prohibits the taking of pipi from Marsden Bank for a period of 2 years.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 20 December 2012.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Fisheries (Marsden Bank 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 (Marsden Bank Temporary Closure) Revocation Notice 2014 (LI 2014/306): clause 3