Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2013

  • revoked
  • Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2013: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(b) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).

Reprint
as at 1 February 2014

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2013

(SR 2013/331)

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of August 2013

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

  • Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2013: revoked, on 1 February 2014, pursuant to regulation 161(1)(b) of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 (SR 2013/482).


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.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.


Pursuant to section 297(1)(a) of the Fisheries Act 1996, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2013.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 October 2013.

3 Principal regulations
4 New regulation 3AC inserted (Daily limit for green-lipped mussels in Maketu taiapure)
  • After regulation 3AB, insert:

    3AC Daily limit for green-lipped mussels in Maketu taiapure
    • (1) A person must not, on any day,—

      • (a) take more than 25 green-lipped mussels (the daily limit for green-lipped mussels) from the Maketu taiapure; or

      • (b) possess more than the daily limit for green-lipped mussels in the Maketu taiapure; or

      • (c) possess more than the daily limit for green-lipped mussels taken from the Maketu taiapure.

      (2) Subclause (1) applies despite regulation 19 of the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986.

      (3) A person contravenes this subclause if the person, on any day, takes or possesses more than the daily limit for green-lipped mussels from or in the Maketu taiapure, but not more than 3 times that limit.

      (4) A person contravenes this subclause if the person, on any day, takes or possesses more than 3 times the daily limit for green-lipped mussels from or in the Maketu taiapure.

      (5) In this regulation, Maketu taiapure means the waters described in the Schedule of the Fisheries (Maketu Taiapure) Order 1996.

5 Regulation 11 amended (Offences and penalties)

Rebecca Kitteridge,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations, which come into force on 1 October 2013, amend the Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 by setting the daily limit of green-lipped mussels that may be taken from, possessed in, or possessed from the Maketu taiapure by any person at 25. A person who takes or possesses more than the daily limit, but not more than three times the daily limit, is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $10,000. A person who takes or possesses more than three times the daily limit is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $20,000.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 29 August 2013.


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Fisheries (Auckland and Kermadec Areas Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2013 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

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