Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources) Amendment Notice 2016

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources) Amendment Notice 2016

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—Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources) Amendment Notice 2016.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on 1 December 2016.

4 Schedule replaced

Replace the Schedule of the principal notice with the Schedule set out in the Schedule of this notice.

Schedule Schedule replaced

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Schedule Conservation and management measures

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The conservation and management measures adopted by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources are—

(1)

Conservation Measure 10-01 (2014): Marking of fishing vessels and fishing gear:

(2)

Conservation Measure 10-02 (2016): Licensing and inspection obligations of Contracting Parties with regard to their flag vessels operating in the Convention Area:

(3)

Conservation Measure 10-03 (2015): Port inspections of fishing vessels carrying Antarctic marine living resources:

(4)

Conservation Measure 10-04 (2015): Automated satellite-linked Vessel Monitoring Systems (VMS):

(5)

Conservation Measure 10-05 (2016): Catch Documentation Scheme for Dissostichus spp.:

(6)

Conservation Measure 10-06 (2016): Scheme to promote compliance by Contracting Party vessels with CCAMLR conservation measures:

(7)

Conservation Measure 10-07 (2016): Scheme to promote compliance by non-Contracting Party vessels with CCAMLR conservation measures:

(8)

Conservation Measure 10-08 (2009): Scheme to promote compliance by Contracting Party nationals with CCAMLR conservation measures:

(9)

Conservation Measure 10-09 (2011): Notification system for transhipments within the Convention Area:

(10)

Conservation Measure 10-10 (2016): CCAMLR Compliance Evaluation Procedure:

(11)

Conservation Measure 21-01 (2016): Notification that Members are considering initiating a new fishery:

(12)

Conservation Measure 21-02 (2016): Exploratory fisheries:

(13)

Conservation Measure 21-03 (2016): Notifications of intent to participate in a fishery for Euphausia superba:

(14)

Conservation Measure 22-01 (1986): Regulation on Mesh Size Measurement:

(15)

Conservation Measure 22-02 (1984): Mesh size:

(16)

Conservation Measure 22-03 (1990): Mesh size for Champsocephalus gunnari:

(17)

Conservation Measure 22-04 (2010): Interim prohibition of deep-sea gillnetting:

(18)

Conservation Measure 22-05 (2008): Restrictions on the use of bottom trawling gear in high-seas areas of the Convention Area:

(19)

Conservation Measure 22-06 (2015): Bottom fishing in the Convention Area:

(20)

Conservation Measure 22-07 (2013): Interim measure for bottom fishing activities subject to Conservation Measure 22-06 encountering potential vulnerable marine ecosystems in the Convention Area:

(21)

Conservation Measure 22-08 (2009): Prohibition on fishing for Dissostichus spp. in depths shallower than 550 m in exploratory fisheries:

(22)

Conservation Measure 22-09 (2012): Protection of registered vulnerable marine ecosystems in subareas, divisions, small-scale research units, or management areas open to bottom fishing:

(23)

Conservation Measure 23-01 (2016): Five-day Catch and Effort Reporting System:

(24)

Conservation Measure 23-02 (2016): Ten-day Catch and Effort Reporting System:

(25)

Conservation Measure 23-03 (2016): Monthly Catch and Effort Reporting System:

(26)

Conservation Measure 23-04 (2016): Monthly Fine-Scale Catch and Effort Data Reporting System for Trawl, Longline and Pot Fisheries:

(27)

Conservation Measure 23-05 (2000): Monthly Fine-Scale Biological Data Reporting System for Trawl, Longline and Pot Fisheries:

(28)

Conservation Measure 23-06 (2012): Data Reporting System for Euphausia superba Fisheries:

(29)

Conservation Measure 23-07 (2016): Daily Catch and Effort Reporting System for Exploratory Fisheries, with the exception of exploratory krill fisheries:

(30)

Conservation Measure 24-01 (2013): The application of conservation measures to scientific research:

(31)

Conservation Measure 24-02 (2014): Longline weighting for seabird conservation:

(32)

Conservation Measure 24-04 (2016): Establishing time-limited Special Areas for Scientific Study in newly exposed marine areas following ice-shelf retreat or collapse in Statistical Subarea 48.1, Subarea 48.5 and Subarea 88.3:

(33)

Conservation Measure 25-02 (2015): Minimisation of the incidental mortality of seabirds in the course of longline fishing or longline fishing research in the Convention Area:

(34)

Conservation Measure 25-03 (2016): Minimisation of the incidental mortality of seabirds and marine mammals in the course of trawl fishing in the Convention Area:

(35)

Conservation Measure 26-01 (2015): General environmental protection during fishing:

(36)

Conservation Measure 31-01 (1986): Regulation of fishing around South Georgia (Statistical Subarea 48.3):

(37)

Conservation Measure 31-02 (2007): General measure for the closure of all fisheries:

(38)

Conservation Measure 32-01 (2001): Fishing seasons:

(39)

Conservation Measure 32-02 (2012): Prohibition of directed fishing:

(40)

Conservation Measure 32-09 (2016): Prohibition of directed fishing for Dissostichus spp. except in accordance with specific conservation measures in the 2016/17 season:

(41)

Conservation Measure 32-18 (2006): Conservation of sharks:

(42)

Conservation Measure 33-01 (1995): Limitation of the by-catch of Gobionotothen gibberifrons, Chaenocephalus aceratus, Pseudochaenichthys georgianus, Notothenia rossii and Lepidonotothen squamifrons in Statistical Subarea 48.3:

(43)

Conservation Measure 33-02 (2016): Limitation of by-catch in Statistical Division 58.5.2 in the 2016/17 season:

(44)

Conservation Measure 33-03 (2016): Limitation of by-catch in new and exploratory fisheries in the 2016/17 season:

(45)

Conservation Measure 41-01 (2016): General measures for exploratory fisheries for Dissostichus spp. in the Convention Area in the 2016/17 season:

(46)

Conservation Measure 41-02 (2015): Limits on the fishery for Dissostichus eleginoides in Statistical Subarea 48.3 in the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons:

(47)

Conservation Measure 41-03 (2016): Limits on the fishery for Dissostichus spp. in Statistical Subarea 48.4 in the 2016/17 season:

(48)

Conservation Measure 41-04 (2016): Limits on the exploratory fishery for Dissostichus mawsoni in Statistical Subarea 48.6 in the 2016/17 season:

(49)

Conservation Measure 41-05 (2016): Limits on the exploratory fishery for Dissostichus mawsoni in Statistical Division 58.4.2 in the 2016/17 season:

(50)

Conservation Measure 41-06 (2016): Limits on the exploratory fishery for Dissostichus eleginoides on Elan Bank (Statistical Division 58.4.3a) outside areas of national jurisdiction in the 2016/17 season:

(51)

Conservation Measure 41-07 (2016): Limits on the exploratory fishery for Dissostichus mawsoni on BANZARE Bank (Statistical Division 58.4.3b) outside areas of national jurisdiction in the 2016/17 season:

(52)

Conservation Measure 41-08 (2015): Limits on the fishery for Dissostichus eleginoides in Statistical Division 58.5.2 in the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons:

(53)

Conservation Measure 41-09 (2016): Limits on the exploratory fishery for Dissostichus mawsoni in Statistical Subarea 88.1 in the 2016/17 season:

(54)

Conservation Measure 41-10 (2016): Limits on the exploratory fishery for Dissostichus mawsoni in Statistical Subarea 88.2 in the 2016/17 season:

(55)

Conservation Measure 41-11 (2016): Limits on the exploratory fishery for Dissostichus mawsoni in Statistical Division 58.4.1 in the 2016/17 season:

(56)

Conservation Measure 42-01 (2015): Limits on the fishery for Champsocephalus gunnari in Statistical Subarea 48.3 in the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons:

(57)

Conservation Measure 42-02 (2016): Limits on the fishery for Champsocephalus gunnari in Statistical Division 58.5.2 in the 2016/17 and 2017/18 seasons:

(58)

Conservation Measure 51-01 (2010): Precautionary catch limitations on Euphausia superba in Statistical Subareas 48.1, 48.2, 48.3 and 48.4:

(59)

Conservation Measure 51-02 (2008): Precautionary catch limitation on Euphausia superba in Statistical Division 58.4.1:

(60)

Conservation Measure 51-03 (2008): Precautionary catch limitation on Euphausia superba in Statistical Division 58.4.2:

(61)

Conservation Measure 51-04 (2016): General measure for exploratory fisheries for Euphausia superba in the Convention Area in the 2016/17 season:

(62)

Conservation Measure 51-06 (2016): General measure for scientific observation in fisheries for Euphausia superba:

(63)

Conservation Measure 51-07 (2016): Interim distribution of the trigger level in the fishery for Euphausia superba in Statistical Subareas 48.1, 48.2, 48.3 and 48.4:

(64)

Conservation Measure 91-01 (2004): Procedure for according protection to CEMP sites:

(65)

Conservation Measure 91-02 (2012): Protection of the values of Antarctic Specially Managed and Protected Areas:

(66)

Conservation Measure 91-03 (2009): Protection of the South Orkney Islands southern shelf:

(67)

Conservation Measure 91-04 (2011): General framework for the establishment of CCAMLR Marine Protected Areas:

(68)

Conservation Measure 91-05 (2016): Ross Sea region marine protected area:

(69)

Resolution 7/IX: Driftnet fishing in the Convention Area:

(70)

Resolution 10/XII: Resolution on harvesting of stocks occurring both within and outside the Convention Area:

(71)

Resolution 14/XIX: Catch Documentation Scheme: implementation by Acceding States and non-Contracting Parties:

(72)

Resolution 15/XXII: Use of ports not implementing the Catch Documentation Scheme for Dissostichus spp.:

(73)

Resolution 16/XIX: Application of VMS in the Catch Documentation Scheme:

(74)

Resolution 17/XX: Use of VMS and other measures for the verification of CDS catch data for areas outside the Convention Area, in particular, in FAO Statistical Area 51:

(75)

Resolution 18/XXI: Harvesting of Dissostichus eleginoides in areas outside of Coastal State jurisdiction adjacent to the CCAMLR Area in FAO Statistical Areas 51 and 57:

(76)

Resolution 19/XXI: Flags of non-compliance:

(77)

Resolution 20/XXII: Ice-strengthening standards in high-latitude fisheries:

(78)

Resolution 22/XXV: International actions to reduce the incidental mortality of seabirds arising from fishing:

(79)

Resolution 23/XXIII: Safety on board vessels fishing in the Convention Area:

(80)

Resolution 25/XXV: Combating illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing in the Convention Area by the flag vessels of non-Contracting Parties:

(81)

Resolution 27/XXVII: Use of a specific tariff classification for Antarctic krill:

(82)

Resolution 28/XXVII: Ballast water exchange in the Convention Area:

(83)

Resolution 29/XXVIII: Ratification of the Salvage Convention by Members of CCAMLR:

(84)

Resolution 30/XXVIII: Climate change:

(85)

Resolution 31/XXVIII: Best available science:

(86)

Resolution 32/XXIX: Prevention, deterrence and elimination of IUU fishing in the Convention Area:

(87)

Resolution 33/XXX: Provision of flag vessel information to Maritime Rescue Coordination Centres:

(88)

Resolution 34/XXXI: Enhancing the safety of fishing vessels in the Convention Area:

(89)

Resolution 35/XXXIV: Vessels without Nationality:

(90)

Text of the CCAMLR System of Inspection:

(91)

Text of the CCAMLR Scheme of International Scientific Observation.

Dated at Wellington this 28th day of November 2016.

Brook Barrington,
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 1 December 2016, amends the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources) Notice 2009. The amendment updates the list of international conservation and management measures that have been adopted by the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 November 2016.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.