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This instrument amends the Northern Prawn Fishery (Closures) Direction No. 171 to provide for additional area closures for specified times within the Northern Prawn Fishery.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 16 Nov 2020

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Northern Prawn Fishery Amendment (Closures) Direction No. 2 2020

I, Wez Norris, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority, make the following direction. 

Dated:  13  November 2020

 

 

 

 

Wez Norris

Chief Executive Officer

 


1  Citation

                   This Direction is the Northern Prawn Fishery Amendment (Closures) Direction No. 2 2020.

2  Commencement

                   This Direction commences on 19 November 2020.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 41A(3) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

Northern Prawn Fishery (Closures) Direction No. 171

1  Subsection 10.3

Omit the subsection, substitute:

10.3     Fishing is not to be engaged in in the fishery during the period commencing at 2230 hours UTC on 20 November 2020 and ending at 2200 hours UTC on 30 November 2020.