Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Amendment Notice 2019

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Amendment Notice 2019

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) Amendment Notice 2019.

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

cl 4

Schedule Conservation and management measures

cl 4

The conservation and management measures are—

(a)

CMM 01-2019: Conservation and management measure for Trachurus murphyi:

(b)

CMM 02-2018: Conservation and management measure on standards for the collection, reporting, verification and exchange of data:

(c)

CMM 03-2019: Conservation and management measure for the management of bottom fishing in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(d)

CMM 03a-2019: Conservation and management measure for deepwater species in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(e)

CMM 04-2019: Conservation and management measure establishing a list of vessels presumed to have carried out illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing activities in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(f)

CMM 05-2019: Conservation and management measure for the establishment of the Commission record of vessels authorised to fish in the Convention Area:

(g)

CMM 06-2018: Conservation and management measure for the establishment of the vessel monitoring system in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(h)

CMM 07-2019: Conservation and management measure on minimum standards of inspection in port:

(i)

CMM 08-2019: Conservation and management measure for gillnets in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(j)

CMM 09-2017: Conservation and management measure for minimising bycatch of seabirds in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(k)

CMM 10-2019: Conservation and management measure for the establishment of a compliance and monitoring scheme in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(l)

CMM 11-2015: Conservation and management measure relating to boarding and inspection procedures in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(m)

CMM 12-2018: Conservation and management measure for the regulation of transhipment and other transfer activities:

(n)

CMM 13-2019: Conservation and management measure for the management of new and exploratory fisheries in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(o)

CMM 14a-2019: Conservation and management measure for exploratory fishing for toothfish by New Zealand-flagged vessels in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(p)

CMM 14b-2019: Conservation and management measure for exploratory potting fishery in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(q)

CMM 14c-2019: Conservation and management measure for exploratory fishing for toothfish by EU vessels in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(r)

CMM 15-2016: Conservation and management measure on vessels without nationality in the SPRFMO Convention Area:

(s)

CMM 16-2019: Conservation and management measure for the SPRFMO Observer Programme (enters into force on 27 May 2019):

(t)

CMM 17–2019: Conservation and management measure on fishing gear and marine plastic pollution in the SPRFMO Convention Area.

Dated at Wellington this 11th day of April 2019.

Chris Seed,
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, updates the international conservation and management measures listed in the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation) Notice 2013 (the principal notice). This amendment replaces the Schedule to update the list of international conservation and management measures that have been adopted by the South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation.

Clause 5 of the principal notice indicates where copies of the conservation and management measures can be obtained.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 18 April 2019.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.