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This Determination specifies the Total Allowable Commercial Catch for each of the five quota species: Albacore Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, Broadbill Swordfish, Striped Marlin and Yellowfin Tuna for the season 1 March 2011 to 28 February 2012 in the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery.
Administered by: Agriculture
Registered 07 Nov 2011
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate09-Nov-2011
Tabled HR17-Nov-2011
Date of repeal 01 Feb 2014
Repealed by Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Total Allowable Commercial Catch and Undercatch/Overcatch Determination 2014

 

FISHERIES MANAGEMENT ACT 1991

EASTERN TUNA AND BILLFISH FISHERY

MANAGEMENT PLAN 2010

 

 

EASTERN TUNA AND BILLFISH FISHERY

TOTAL ALLOWABLE COMMERCIAL CATCH (2011 Fishing Season)

DETERMINATION

 

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority makes the following determination under section 3.2 of Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Management Plan 2010.

 

Dated: 7 November 2011

 

The Common Seal of the Australian

Fisheries Management Authority

was affixed in accordance with a

                                                resolution of the Commission

 

 

 

Citation

1.    This Determination may be cited as the ETBF TACC Determination 2011.

 

Commencement

2.    This Determination commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

 

Interpretation

3.   A term used in this Determination has the meaning given to it in the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Management Plan 2010.

 

Determination of Total Allowable Catch

4.    The Total Allowable Commercial Catches for quota species in the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery for the fishing season commencing on 1 March 2011 are:


 



Quota species

Total Allowable Commercial Catch

Albacore Tuna

2500 tonnes

Whole weight

Bigeye Tuna

1056 tonnes

Whole weight

Broadbill Swordfish

1550 tonnes

Whole weight

Striped Marlin

390 tonnes

Whole weight

Yellowfin Tuna

2200 tonnes

Whole weight

 

Note:  Under a determination made under s1.3 of the Plan, the fishing season in the ETBF is the period starting on 1 March in a year and ending at the end of the last day of February in the following year.