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This instrument determines the 2020 total allowable catch for each species of scallop in the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery for the period commencing on 12 July 2020 and ending on 31 December 2020.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 29 May 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Jun-2020
Tabled Senate10-Jun-2020
Date of repeal 01 Jan 2021
Repealed by Self Repealing

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Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery (Total Allowable Catch) Determination 2020

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority makes the following determination in accordance with a decision made by the Commissioners under section 23 of the Fisheries Administration Act 1991

Dated   25 May 2020  

Sally Weekes

Acting Executive Secretary

Australian Fisheries Management Authority

 

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery (Total Allowable Catch) Determination 2020.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 12 July 2020.

3  Revocation

                   This instrument is revoked on 1 January 2021. 

4  Authority

                   This instrument is made under paragraph 17(6)(aa) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991 for the purpose of section 27 of the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery Management Plan 2002 (the Plan).

5  Definitions

                   Any 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 Determination

6  Determination of total allowable catch

             (1)  This section applies for the fishing season commencing on 12 July 2020. 

             (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)

3,000 tonnes

2

Chlamys (Mimachlamys) asperrimus (doughboy scallop)

100 tonnes