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This instrument determines the total allowable catch for each species of scallop in the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery for the 2019 fishing season.
Administered by: Agriculture
Registered 02 Jul 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Jul-2019
Tabled Senate04-Jul-2019
To be repealed 01 Jan 2020
Repealed by Self Repealing

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Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery (Total Allowable Catch) Determination 2019

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority makes the following determination in accordance with a decision made by the Commissioners under section 25 of the Fisheries Administration Act 1991

Dated               1 July 2019

Andrew Pearson

Executive Secretary

Australian Fisheries Management Authority

 

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery (Total Allowable Catch) Determination 2019.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3  Repeal

                   This instrument is repealed on 1 January 2020. 

4  Authority

                   This instrument is made under paragraph 17(6)(aa) of the Act for the purpose of section 27 of the Plan.

5  Definitions

             (1)  In this instrument:

Act means the Fisheries Management Act 1991

Plan means the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery Management Plan 2002

             (2)  A term used in this instrument that is defined for the purposes of the Plan has the same meaning in this instrument as it has in the Plan. 

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

6  Determination of total allowable catch

             (1)  This section applies for the fishing season commencing on 1 April 2019. 

             (2)  For a species of fish specified in an item in column 1 of the table, the total allowable catch, in tonnes, in whole weight including shells for that species is determined in column 2. 

 

Item

Column 1

Species of fish

Column 2

Total allowable catch

1

Pecten fumatus (commercial scallop)

3,897 tonnes

2

Chlamys (Mimachlamys) asperrimus (doughboy scallop)

100 tonnes