Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2015

2015/269

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2015

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 16th day of November 2015

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to sections 297 and 298 of the Fisheries Act 1996, His Excellency the Governor-General makes the following regulations, acting—

(a)

on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister for Primary Industries made in accordance with section 11 of that Act after undertaking consultation in accordance with section 12.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Principal regulations
4Regulation 92 amended (Combined daily limit for fish (including individual species limits) in Challenger FMA)
5Regulation 98 revoked (Minimum and maximum length for blue cod in Marlborough Sounds area)
6Regulation 99 amended (Minimum length for blue cod in Challenger (East) area)
7Regulation 105 amended (Prohibition on taking or possessing blue cod in Marlborough Sounds area during closed season)
8Regulation 106 amended (Prohibition on taking finfish from Maud Island closed area)
9Regulation 107 amended (Restriction on possessing blue cod in Marlborough Sounds area or Challenger (East) area)
10Regulation 146 amended (Daily limits in Fiordland (Te Moana o Atawhenua) marine area)
11Regulation 147 amended (Daily limits in internal waters of Fiordland)
12New regulation 147A inserted (Daily limit for blue cod in Doubtful (Patea), Thompson, and Bradshaw Sounds)
147ADaily limit for blue cod in Doubtful (Patea), Thompson, and Bradshaw Sounds
13Regulation 149 amended (Prohibition on taking or possessing blue cod from Fiordland blue cod closure area)
14Regulation 151 amended (Restrictions on lines and pots in Fiordland (Te Moana o Atawhenua) marine area and internal waters of Fiordland)
15Regulation 159 replaced (Limitation on defence in relation to possessing blue cod in Challenger FMA or Marlborough Sounds area)
159Limitation on defence in relation to possessing blue cod in Challenger (East) area
16Schedule 16 amended
17Schedule 18 amended
18Schedule 19 amended
Explanatory note
Administrative Information