Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications: Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission) Amendment Notice 2018

2018/5

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications: Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission) Amendment Notice 2018

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: Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission) Amendment Notice 2018.

2 Commencement

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

4 Schedule replaced

Replace the Schedule 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 Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission are—

(1)

Resolution 2005-03: Resolution on non-target fish species:

(2)

Resolution 2008-01: Resolution on aspirations of Small Island Developing States and Territories:

(3)

Resolution 2012-01: Resolution on the best available science:

(4)

Resolution 2017-01: Resolution on the provisional application of CMM 2017-01:

(5)

CMM 2004-03: Specifications for the marking and identification of fishing vessels:

(6)

CMM 2004-04: Resolution on conservation and management measures:

(7)

CMM 2005-03: Conservation and management measure for North Pacific albacore:

(8)

CMM 2006-04: Conservation and management measure for striped marlin in the Southwest Pacific:

(9)

CMM 2006-07: Conservation and management measure for the regional observer programme:

(10)

CMM 2006-08: Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission boarding and inspection procedures:

(11)

CMM 2007-01: Conservation and management measure for the regional observer programme:

(12)

CMM 2008-03: Conservation and management of sea turtles:

(13)

CMM 2008-04: Conservation and management measure to prohibit the use of large scale driftnets on the high seas in the convention area:

(14)

CMM 2009-02: Conservation and management measure on the application of high seas FAD closures and catch retention:

(15)

CMM 2009-03: Conservation and management for swordfish:

(16)

CMM 2009-05: Conservation and management measure prohibiting fishing on data buoys:

(17)

CMM 2009-06: Conservation and management measure on the regulation of transhipment:

(18)

CMM 2009-09: Conservation and management measure for vessels without nationality:

(19)

CMM 2009-10: Conservation and management measure to monitor landings of purse seine vessels at ports so as to ensure reliable catch data by species:

(20)

CMM 2009-11: Cooperating non-members:

(21)

CMM 2010-01: Conservation and management measure for North Pacific striped marlin:

(22)

CMM 2010-06: Conservation and management measure to establish a list of vessels presumed to have carried out illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing activities in the WCPO:

(23)

CMM 2010-07: Conservation and management measure for sharks:

(24)

CMM 2011-03: Conservation and management measure for protection of cetaceans from purse seine fishing operations:

(25)

CMM 2011-04: Conservation and management measure for oceanic whitetip shark:

(26)

CMM 2012-03: Conservation and management measure for implementing the Regional Observer Programme by vessels fishing for fresh fish north of 20°N:

(27)

CMM 2012-04: Conservation and management measure for protection of whale sharks from purse seine fishing operations:

(28)

CMM 2013-04: Conservation and management measure for WCPFC implementation of a Unique Vessel Identifier (UVI):

(29)

CMM 2013-05: Conservation and management measure on daily catch and effort reporting:

(30)

CMM 2013-06: Conservation and management measure on the criteria for the consideration of conservation and management proposals:

(31)

CMM 2013-07: Conservation and management measure on the special requirements of Small Island Developing States and Territories:

(32)

CMM 2013-08: Conservation and management measure for silky sharks:

(33)

CMM 2014-02: Commission vessel monitoring system:

(34)

CMM 2014-03: Standards, specifications and procedures for the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission Record of Fishing Vessels:

(35)

CMM 2014-05: Conservation and management measure for sharks:

(36)

CMM 2014-06: Conservation and management measures on establishing a harvest strategy for key fisheries and stocks in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean:

(37)

CMM 2015-02: Conservation and management measure for South Pacific albacore:

(38)

CMM 2015-06: Conservation and management measure on a target reference point for WCPO skipjack tuna:

(39)

CMM 2016-02: Conservation and management measure for the Eastern High Seas Pocket Special Management Area:

(40)

CMM 2016-05: Conservation and management measure for Charter Notification Scheme:

(41)

CMM 2017-01: Conservation and management measure for bigeye, yellowfin and skipjack tuna in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean:

(42)

CMM 2017-02: Conservation and management measure on minimum standards for port State measures:

(43)

CMM 2017-03: Conservation and management measure for the protection of WCPFC Regional Observer Programme Observers:

(44)

CMM 2017-04: Conservation and management measure on marine pollution:

(45)

CMM 2017-05: WCPFC record of fishing vessels and authorization to fish:

(46)

CMM 2017-06: Conservation and management measure to mitigate the impact of fishing for highly migratory fish stocks on seabirds:

(47)

CMM 2017-07: Conservation and management measure for Compliance Monitoring Scheme:

(48)

CMM 2017-08: Conservation and management measure for Pacific bluefin tuna.

Dated at Wellington this 7th day of February 2018.

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 the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, amends the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications: Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission) Notice 2009.

This amendment replaces the Schedule to update the list of international conservation and management measures that have been adopted by the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 7 February 2018.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.