Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission) Amendment Notice 2013

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission) Amendment Notice 2013

Pursuant to section 113C of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title
  • This notice is the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission) Amendment Notice 2013.

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

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Schedule
Conservation and management measures

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The conservation and management measures adopted by the North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission are—

  • (1) Recommendation 1 (1984): Minimum mesh size when fishing for capelin:

  • (2) Recommendation 2 (1986): Minimum mesh size when fishing for blue whiting:

  • (3) Recommendation (2004): Amendment to the NEAFC Convention—dispute settlement:

  • (4) Recommendation 13 (2005): Implementation of Annex VIII.b and Attachment 4.3 and 4.4 of the “Scheme of Control and Enforcement in respect of fishing vessels fishing in areas beyond the limits of national fisheries jurisdiction in the Convention Area”:

  • (5) Recommendation 3 (2006): Recommendation to temporarily prohibit the use of gillnets, entangling nets, and trammel nets in the NEAFC Regulatory Area:

  • (6) Recommendation (2009): Recommendation on the protection of vulnerable marine ecosystems from significant adverse impacts in the NEAFC Regulatory Area:

  • (7) Recommendation 16 (2010): Recommendation for a ban on discards in the NEAFC Regulatory Area:

  • (8) NEAFC Scheme of Control and Enforcement (2011):

  • (9) Recommendation 2 (2011): Recommendation providing for the collection of statistical information relating to fisheries beyond and under the fisheries jurisdiction of contracting parties:

  • (10) Recommendation (2011): Proposal for a recommendation by Denmark in respect of the Faroe Islands and Greenland, the European Union, Iceland and Norway on a multi-annual interim conservation and management measure for deep and shallow pelagic redfish in the Irminger Sea and adjacent waters to apply from 2011 to 2014 in the NEAFC Convention Area:

  • (11) Recommendation (2011): Consolidated text of all NEAFC recommendations on regulating bottom fishing:

  • (12) Recommendation 4 (2012): Recommendation for conservation and management measures for basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) in the NEAFC Convention Area from 2012 to 2014:

  • (13) Recommendation 5 (2012): Recommendation for conservation and management measures for spurdog (Squalus acanthias) in the NEAFC Regulatory Area from 2012 to 2014:

  • (14) Recommendation 6 (2012): Recommendation for conservation and management measures for porbeagle (Lamna nasus) in the NEAFC Regulatory Area from 2012 to 2014:

  • (15) Recommendation 10 (2012): Amendments to Annex IX of the “Scheme of Control and Enforcement in respect of fishing vessels fishing in areas beyond the limits of national fisheries jurisdiction in the Convention Area”:

  • (16) Recommendation 12 (2012): Recommendation to establish a joint ad hoc working group on the possibility of making AGDC a joint body of NEAFC and NAFO:

  • (17) Recommendation 1 (2013): Recommendation on the conservation and management of Sebastes mentella in the Regulatory Area (ICES sub-areas I and II) in 2013:

  • (18) Recommendation 2 (2013): Recommendation on conservation and management measures for northeast Atlantic mackerel in the NEAFC Convention Area in 2013:

  • (19) Recommendation 3 (2013): Recommendation to adopt conservation and management measures for haddock in the NEAFC Regulatory Area (ICES VIB) in 2013:

  • (20) Recommendation 4 (2013): Recommendation to adopt conservation and management measures for deep sea species in the NEAFC Regulatory Area in 2013:

  • (21) Recommendation 5 (2013): Recommendation to adopt regulatory measures for the protection of blue ling in the NEAFC Regulatory Area (ICES division XIV) from 2013 to 2016:

  • (22) Recommendation 6 (2013): Recommendation for management measures for orange roughy in 2013 and 2014:

  • (23) Recommendation 7 (2013): Recommendation to adopt conservation and management measures for deep-sea sharks in the NEAFC Regulatory Area from 2013:

  • (24) Recommendation 8 (2013): Recommendation to adopt regulatory measures for the protection of vulnerable marine ecosystems from significant adverse impacts from 2013:

  • (25) Recommendation 9 (2013): Recommendation to adopt regulatory measures for the protection of vulnerable marine ecosystems from significant adverse impacts from 2013 to 2015:

  • (26) Recommendation 10 (2013): Recommendation to provide VMS data to ICES and NEAFC constituent bodies:

  • (27) Recommendation 11 (2013): Recommendation to adopt an information security management system (ISMS) for NEAFC:

  • (28) Recommendation 12 (2013): Recommendation on threshold levels for encounters with primary VME indicator species:

  • (29) Recommendation 13 (2013): Recommendation amending Recommendation 10 (2012) regarding Annex IX of the “Scheme of Control and Enforcement in respect of fishing vessels fishing in areas beyond the limits of national fisheries jurisdiction in the Convention Area”:

  • (30) Recommendation 14 (2013): Recommendation amending Recommendation 2 (2011) providing for the collection of statistical information relating to fisheries beyond and under the fisheries jurisdiction of contracting parties:

  • (31) Recommendation 15 (2013): Recommendation to amend Article 13 “Communication of transhipments” Paragraph 1 of the NEAFC Scheme of Control and Enforcement:

  • (32) Recommendation 16 (2013): Recommendation on conservation and management measures for blue whiting in the NEAFC Convention Area in 2013:

  • (33) Recommendation 17 (2013): Recommendation on conservation and management measures for Norwegian spring spawning (Atlanto-Scandian) herring (Clupea harengus) in the NEAFC Convention Area in 2013.


Dated at Wellington this 4th day of July 2013.

John Allen,
Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade.


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, amends the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission) Notice 2009. The amendment updates the list of international conservation and management measures that have been adopted by the North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 11 July 2013.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.