Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Notice 2013

Reprint as at 17 April 2015

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Notice 2013

(SR 2013/377)

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 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—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Notice 2013.

2 Commencement

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

3 Notification of global, regional, or subregional fisheries organisation or arrangement

(1)

This clause gives notice of the organisation known as the South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (the organisation).

(2)

The organisation is a global, regional, or subregional fisheries organisation or arrangement under Part 6A of the Fisheries Act 1996.

4 Notification of international conservation and management measures

(1)

This clause gives notice of the conservation and management measures specified in the Schedule, which have been adopted by the organisation (the measures).

(2)

The measures are international conservation and management measures under Part 6A of the Fisheries Act 1996.

5 Where copies available

Copies of the Convention on the Conservation and Management of High Seas Fishery Resources in the South Pacific Ocean, which established the organisation, and copies of the measures can be obtained from—

(b)

the office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Wellington.

Clause 5(a): amended, on 17 April 2015, by clause 4 of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Amendment Notice 2015 (LI 2015/76).

6 Notices revoked

Schedule Conservation and management measures

cl 4

Schedule: replaced, on 17 April 2015, by clause 5 of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Amendment Notice 2015 (LI 2015/76).

The conservation and management measures are—

(a)

CMM 1.02: Conservation and management measure for gillnets in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(b)

CMM 1.04: Establishing a list of vessels presumed to have carried out illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing activities in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(c)

CMM 2.03: Management of bottom fishing in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(d)

CMM 2.04: Minimising bycatch of seabirds in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(e)

CMM 2.05: Establishment of the Commission record of vessels authorised to fish in the Convention Area:

(f)

CMM 2.06: Establishment of the vessel monitoring system in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(g)

CMM 2.07: Minimum standards of inspection in port:

(h)

CMM 3.01: Conservation and management measure for Trachurus murphyi:

(i)

CMM 3.02: Standards for the collection, reporting, verification, and exchange of data:

(j)

CMM 3.03: Establishment of a compliance and monitoring scheme in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(k)

CMM 3.04: Boarding and inspection procedures in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(l)

CMM 3.05: Regulation of transhipment and other transfer activities.

Dated at Wellington this 23rd day of August 2013.

John Allen,
Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 5 September 2013.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Notice 2013 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/.