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EPBC/s.303EC/SSLI/Amend/046 Lists as made
This instrument amends the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001) to allow live specimens of Panulirus ornatus (Tropical Rock Lobster) to be imported into Australia from the Torres Strait for commercial purposes under Part 2 of the live import list.
Administered by: Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
Made 09 Sep 2011
Registered 27 Sep 2011
Tabled HR 11 Oct 2011
Tabled Senate 11 Oct 2011
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

 

Amendment - List of Specimens taken to be Suitable for Live Import – s.303EB

 

I, TONY BURKE, Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, pursuant to paragraph 303EC (1) (e) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, make the following amendment to Part 2 of the list of specimens taken to be suitable for live import, established under s.303EB of the Act, under the heading Invertebrate Animals, Malacostraca (shrimps, crabs, lobsters) in the appropriate alphabetic position:

Change:

 

Taxon

Common Name

Appendix

Conditions for Import

Panulirus ornatus

Tropical Rock Lobster, Ornate Rock Lobster

 

Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets. High security facilities only.

 

To:

 

Taxon

Common Name

Appendix

Conditions for Import

Panulirus ornatus

Tropical Rock Lobster, Ornate Rock Lobster

 

Eligible non-commercial purpose, excluding household pets, into high security facilities only; or

commercial imports of specimens taken in the Torres Strait Tropical Rock Lobster Fishery.

 

This amendment will take effect on the date this instrument is published in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette.

 

Dated this 9th day of September 2011

 

 

 

TONY BURKE

Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities