Freshwater Fisheries Amendment Regulations 2016

2016/81

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Freshwater Fisheries Amendment Regulations 2016

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 18th day of April 2016

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

These regulations are made under sections 48 and 48A of the Conservation Act 1987 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Freshwater Fisheries Amendment Regulations 2016.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette.

3 Principal regulations

These regulations amend the Freshwater Fisheries Regulations 1983 (the principal regulations).

4 Regulation 3 replaced (Application of regulations)

Replace regulation 3 with:

3 Application of regulations

(1)

Regulation 2A, Parts 6, 7, and 9, and Schedule 1 apply throughout New Zealand.

(2)

The rest of these regulations apply throughout New Zealand other than in the Taupo District.

Michael Webster,
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 the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, amend the Freshwater Fisheries Regulations 1983 (the principal regulations) to clarify that regulation 2A and Schedule 1 of the principal regulations apply in the Taupo District.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 21 April 2016.

These regulations are administered by the Department of Conservation.