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This instrument determines the amounts and percentages for each quota species for a sub-area in relation to undercatch and overcatch in the Small Pelagic Fishery for the 2021-22 fishing season.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 18 Mar 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR22-Mar-2021
Tabled Senate11-May-2021
Date ceased to have effect 01 May 2022
Ceased by Self Ceasing
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Small Pelagic Fishery (Overcatch and Undercatch) Determination 2021

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   16 March 2021

Wez Norris

Chief Executive Officer

for and on behalf of the Commission of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority

 

 

 

 

 

 


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Cessation.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

5  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

6  Determination of overcatch and undercatch.............................................................................. 1

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Small Pelagic Fishery (Overcatch and Undercatch) Determination 2021.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 1 May 2021.

Cessation

                   This instrument ceases on 1 May 2022. 

4  Authority

                   This instrument is made under paragraph 17(6)(aa) of the Act for the purpose of subsections 29(5) and 30(3) of the Management Plan. 

5  Definitions

             (1)  In this instrument:

Act means the Fisheries Management Act 1991.

Management Plan means the Small Pelagic Fishery Management Plan 2009

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

Note:          Terms defined in the Fisheries Management Act 1991 have the same meaning in this instrument (see paragraph 13(1)(b) of the Legislation Act 2003). 

6  Determination of overcatch and undercatch

                   For a species of fish specified in an item in column 1 of the table within the sub-area of fishery specified in an item in column 2 of the table:

                     (a)  the determined percentage of overcatch for the purpose of subsection 29(5) of the Management Plan is determined in column 3 of the table; and

                     (b)  the determined percentage of undercatch for the purpose of subsection 30(3) of the Management Plan is determined in column 4 of the table; and

                     (c)  the determined weight, in kilograms, of overcatch for the purpose of subsection 29(5) of the Management Plan is determined in column 5 of the table. 

 

Item

Column 1

Species of fish

Column 2

Sub-area of the fishery

Column 3

Determined percentage (overcatch)

Column 4

Determined percentage (undercatch)

Column 5

Determined weight

1

Blue mackerel

Eastern

10%

10%

2 000 kg

2

Blue mackerel

Western

10%

10%

2 000 kg

3

Jack mackerel

Eastern

10%

10%

2 000 kg

4

Jack mackerel

Western

10%

10%

2 000 kg

5

Redbait

Eastern

10%

10%

2 000 kg

6

Redbait

Western

10%

10%

2 000 kg

7

Australian sardine

Australian sardine

10%

10%

2 000 kg