Animal Products (Exemptions and Inclusions) Order 2000

11D Whitebait

(1)

No risk management programme is required in respect of their whitebait-related activities by persons who—

(a)

catch or harvest whitebait from the natural environment; and

(b)

provide limited processing, such as chilling, washing, and storage, to maintain the whitebait in a condition fit for human consumption; and

(c)

sell whitebait for consumption or processing.

(2)

In this clause, whitebait means—

(a)

the young or fry of the following Galaxias species:

(i)

Galaxias maculatus (inanga):

(ii)

Galaxias brevipinnis (koaro):

(iii)

Galaxias argenteus (giant kokopu):

(iv)

Galaxias postvectis (short jawed kokopu):

(v)

Galaxias fasciatus (banded kokopu):

(b)

the young or fry of the fish (commonly known as smelt) whose scientific name is Retropinna retropinna.

Clause 11D: inserted, on 19 May 2005, by clause 4 of the Animal Products (Exemptions and Inclusions) Amendment Order 2005 (SR 2005/103).