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Determinations/Fisheries as made
The instrument determines the overcatch and undercatch amounts for the 2013 Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery fishing season.
Administered by: Agriculture
Made 26 Feb 2013
Registered 28 Feb 2013
Tabled HR 12 Mar 2013
Tabled Senate 12 Mar 2013
Date of repeal 01 Mar 2014
Repealed by Self Repealing

 

DETERMINATION OF FISHING CAPACITY

 

Fisheries Management Act 1991

Subsection 17(6)(aa)

Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Management Plan 2010

Subsection 3.2(2)

 

2013 EASTERN TUNA AND BILLFISH FISHERY OVERCATCH AND UNDERCATCH DETERMINATION

 

                                                                                                                                                           

 

The AUSTRALIAN FISHERIES MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY makes the following Determination pursuant to subsection 17(6)(aa) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991 under subsection 3.2(2) of the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Management Plan 2010.

 

 

Dated:              26 February 2013

 

The Common Seal of the Australian

Fisheries Management Authority

was affixed in accordance with a

resolution of the Commission

 

 

 

Ryan Murphy

Executive Secretary

Australian Fisheries Management Authority

                                                                                                                                                           

 

Citation

1.   This Determination may be cited as the 2013 Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Overcatch and Undercatch Determination.

 

Commencement

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


 

Cessation

3.   This Determination ceases as if it were revoked on 1 March 2014 unless earlier revoked. 

Interpretation

4.   Terms used in this Determination that are defined for the purposes of the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Plan 2010 (the Plan) have the same meanings in this Determination as they have in that Plan.

Notes:             1.    Terms defined in the Fisheries Management Act 1991 have the same meanings in this Determination.

Determination of overcatch and undercatch

5.   The determined percentage and determined weight, for section 4.5 of the Plan (Obligations relating to overcatch), and the determined percentage for section 4.6 of the Plan (Obligations relating to undercatch) for each quota species for the fishing season commencing on 1 March 2013 and ending on 28 February 2014 are:

 

Quota Species

Determined Percentage (Overcatch – s4.5)

Determined Percentage (Undercatch – s4.6)

Determined weight (s4.5)

Albacore Tuna

10%

10%

2,000 Kg

Bigeye Tuna

10%

10%

2,000 Kg

Broadbill Swordfish

10%

10%

2,000 Kg

Striped Marlin

10%

10%

2,000 Kg

Yellowfin Tuna

10%

10%

2,000 Kg