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This instrument determines the total allowable catch for quota spcies in the fishery for the 2014 fishing year commencing on 1 May 2014 and concluding on 30 April 2015.
Administered by: Agriculture
Made 25 Feb 2014
Registered 06 Mar 2014
Tabled HR 17 Mar 2014
Tabled Senate 17 Mar 2014
Date of repeal 01 May 2015
Repealed by Self Repealing

 

DETERMINATION OF FISHING CAPACITY

 

Fisheries Management Act 1991

Subsection 17(6)(aa)

Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery Management Plan 2003

Section 11

 

SOUTHERN AND EASTERN SCALEFISH AND SHARK FISHERY TOTAL ALLOWABLE CATCH (QUOTA SPECIES) DETERMINATION 2014

 

                                                                                                                                                           

 

The AUSTRALIAN FISHERIES MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY makes the following Determination pursuant to subsection 17(6)(aa) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991 under section 11 of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery Management Plan 2003.

 

 

Dated:         25 February 2014

 

 

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 Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery Total Allowable Catch (Quota Species) Determination 2014.

 

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   This Determination ceases as if it was revoked on 1 May 2015 unless earlier revoked. 

Interpretation

4.  (a) In this Determination, the terms ‘East’ and ‘West’ in the table in clause 5, in relation to the species ‘Deepwater shark’ mean:

(i)  East – the Gemfish eastern zone, as defined in Schedule 1, Part 3 section 1 of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery Management Plan 2003.

(ii)  West – the Gemfish western zone, as defined in Schedule 1, Part 3 section 2 of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery Management Plan 2003.

(b) A term used in this Determination that is defined for the purposes of the Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery Management Plan 2003 has the same meaning in this Determination as it has in that Plan.

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

Determination of total allowable catch

5.   The total allowable catch for each quota species in the fishery for the 2014 fishing year commencing on 1 May 2014 and ending on 30 April 2015 is:

 

Quota Species

Total Allowable Catch

Alfonsino

1,017 tonnes

Whole weight

Bight Redfish

2,358 tonnes

Whole weight

Blue Eye Trevalla

335 tonnes

Whole weight

Blue Grenadier

6,800 tonnes

Whole weight

Blue Warehou

118 tonnes

Whole weight

Deepwater Flathead

1,150 tonnes

Whole weight

Deepwater Shark Basket - East

47 tonnes

Trunked weight

Deepwater Shark Basket - West

215 tonnes

Trunked weight

Elephant Fish

109 tonnes

Headed/gutted bellyflaps removed

Flathead

2,878 tonnes

Whole weight

Gemfish Eastern

100 tonnes

Whole weight

Gemfish Western

199 tonnes

Whole weight

Gummy Shark

1,836 tonnes

Trunked weight

Jackass Morwong

568 tonnes

Whole weight

John Dory

221 tonnes

Whole weight

Mirror Dory

808 tonnes

Whole weight

Ocean Perch

195 tonnes

Whole weight

Orange Roughy – Albany & Esperance

50 tonnes

Whole weight

Orange Roughy Cascade

500 tonnes

Whole weight

Orange Roughy Eastern

25 tonnes

Whole weight

Orange Roughy Southern

35 tonnes

Whole weight

Orange Roughy Western

60 tonnes

Whole weight

Oreo, Smooth - Cascade

150 tonnes

Whole weight

Oreo, Smooth - Other

23 tonnes

Whole weight

Oreo, Basket

132 tonnes

Whole weight

Pink Ling

996 tonnes

Whole weight

Redfish

138 tonnes

Whole weight

Ribaldo

252 tonnes

Whole weight

Royal Red Prawn

344 tonnes

Whole weight

Saw Shark

459 tonnes

Trunked weight

School Shark

215 tonnes

Trunked weight

School Whiting

809 tonnes

Whole weight

Silver Trevally

615 tonnes

Whole weight

Silver Warehou

2,329 tonnes

Whole weight