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This instrument amends the Fishing Levy Regulations 2018 to change the levy amounts applicable to leviable Commonwealth fishing concessions.
Administered by: Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Registered 30 Nov 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR01-Dec-2021
Tabled Senate02-Dec-2021
Date of repeal 07 Sep 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
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Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Fishing Levy Amendment (2021‑2022 Levy Amounts) Regulations 2021

I, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following regulations.

Dated 25 November 2021

David Hurley

Governor‑General

By His Excellency’s Command

Jonathon Duniam

Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management

 

 

 

  

  


Contents

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

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

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Fishing Levy Regulations 2018                                                                                                          2

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Fishing Levy Amendment (2021‑2022 Levy Amounts) Regulations 2021.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

1 December 2021

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Fishing Levy 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

  

Fishing Levy Regulations 2018

1  Subsection 5(1) (definition of new levy day)

Omit “Fishing Levy Amendment (2020‑2021 Levy Amounts) Regulations 2020”, substitute “Fishing Levy Amendment (2021‑2022 Levy Amounts) Regulations 2021”.

2  Subsection 8(2)

Omit “$0.6676”, substitute “$0.8028”.

3  Paragraph 9(2)(a)

Omit “$7,582.45”, substitute “$7,977.08”.

4  Subsection 9(2) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy for a sector of the Coral Sea Fishery

Item

Sector

Amount ($)

1

Aquarium

886.50

2

Line

3,546.00

3

Line—autobait

3,546.00

4

Lobster and trochus

886.50

5

Sea cucumber

886.50

5  Subsection 10(2)

Omit “$1,927.25”, substitute “$1,058.33”.

6  Subsection 11(2) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery

Item

SFR

Amount ($)

1

Leviable ETBF Albacore Tuna SFR

0.0995

2

Leviable ETBF Bigeye Tuna SFR

0.1824

3

Leviable ETBF Broadbill Swordfish SFR

0.2580

4

Leviable ETBF longline boat SFR

4,227.56

5

Leviable ETBF minor line boat SFR

2,195.08

6

Leviable ETBF Striped Marlin SFR

0.0373

7

Leviable ETBF Yellowfin Tuna SFR

0.5236

7  Subsection 12(2)

Omit “$22.2728”, substitute “$25.2340”.

8  Subsection 13(2)

Omit “$12.3229”, substitute “$18.3676”.

9  Subsection 14(2)

Omit “$61.74”, substitute “$57.15”.

10  Subsection 15(2)

Omit “$7,539.71”, substitute “$8,925.29”.

11  Subsection 16(2) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Small Pelagic Fishery

Item

SFR

Amount ($)

1

Leviable SPF Australian Sardine quota SFR

0.0117582

2

Leviable SPF Eastern sub‑area Blue Mackerel quota SFR

0.0117582

3

Leviable SPF Eastern sub‑area Jack Mackerel quota SFR

0.0117582

4

Leviable SPF Eastern sub‑area Redbait quota SFR

0.0235893

5

Leviable SPF Western sub‑area Blue Mackerel quota SFR

0.0117582

6

Leviable SPF Western sub‑area Jack Mackerel quota SFR

0.0117582

7

Leviable SPF Western sub‑area Redbait quota SFR

0.0117582

12  Subsection 17(2) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery—SFRs (other than quota SFRs)

Item

SFR

Amount ($)

1

Leviable SESSF GAB trawl boat SFR

29,075.80

2

Leviable SESSF gillnet boat SFR

7,017.57

3

Leviable SESSF scalefish hook boat SFR

2,994.29

4

Leviable SESSF shark hook boat SFR

5,043.76

5

Leviable SESSF trawl boat SFR

8,812.44

13  Subsection 17(3) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery—quota SFRs

Item

Quota species

Amount ($)

1

Alfonsino

0.00096

2

Bight redfish

0.00496

3

Blue eye trevalla

0.25708

4

Blue grenadier

0.21562

5

Blue warehou

0.00228

6

Deepwater flathead

0.00646

7

Elephantfish

0.08779

8

Flathead

0.08289

9

Gummy shark

0.40888

10

Jackass morwong

0.07826

11

John dory

0.07313

12

Mirror dory

0.01968

13

Ocean perch

0.05519

14

Oreodory

0.00584

15

Pink ling

0.55061

16

Redfish

0.01785

17

Ribaldo

0.02012

18

Royal red prawn

0.01800

19

Saw shark

0.08891

20

School shark

0.56098

21

School whiting

0.04686

22

Silver trevally

0.01610

23

Silver warehou

0.13187

14  Subsection 17(4) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery—quota SFRs for species in particular sectors or zones

Item

Quota species

Sector or zone

Amount ($)

1

Deepwater shark

Eastern

0.02043

2

Deepwater shark

Western

0.02540

3

Gemfish

Eastern

0.12412

4

Gemfish

Western

0.01670

5

Orange roughy

Albany and Esperance

0.00250

6

Orange roughy

Cascade Plateau

0.01715

7

Orange roughy

Eastern

0.04019

8

Orange roughy

Southern

0.00291

9

Orange roughy

Western

0.00973

10

Smooth oreodory

Cascade Plateau

0.00024

11

Smooth oreodory

A sector or zone other than the Cascade Plateau

0.01693

15  Subsection 18(2) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery—fishing permits (other than leviable SESSF quota fishing permits)

Item

Fishing permit

Amount ($)

1

Leviable SESSF autolongline fishing permit

4,773.22

2

Leviable SESSF ECDT fishing permit

569.51

3

Leviable SESSF GHT fishing permit

2,633.06

4

Leviable SESSF GHT trap fishing permit

27,131.93

5

Leviable SESSF VCW fishing permit

244.08

16  Subsection 18(3) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Southern and Eastern Scalefish and Shark Fishery—leviable SESSF quota fishing permits

Item

Quota species

Amount ($)

1

Deepwater shark in the Eastern zone

0.06129

2

Deepwater shark in the Western zone

0.07619

3

Oreodory

0.01753

4

Ribaldo

0.06035

5

Smooth oreodory in the Cascade Plateau zone

0.00071

6

Smooth oreodory in a sector or zone other than the Cascade Plateau zone

0.05078

17  Paragraphs 18(4)(a) and (b)

Omit “2021”, substitute “2022”.

18  Subsection 19(2)

Omit “$0.2683”, substitute “$0.304”.

19  Subsection 20(2)

Omit “$17.6291”, substitute “$33.3413”.

20  Subsection 21(2)

Omit “$1,186.54”, substitute “$5,334.64”.

21  Subsection 22(2)

Omit “$1,927.25”, substitute “$1,058.33”.

22  Subsection 23(2) (table)

Repeal the table, substitute:

 

Amount of levy—Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery

Item

SFR

Amount ($)

1

Leviable WTBF Bigeye Tuna quota SFR

0.048

2

Leviable WTBF boat SFR

1,137.35

3

Leviable WTBF Broadbill Swordfish quota SFR

0.048

4

Leviable WTBF Striped Marlin quota SFR

0.048

5

Leviable WTBF Yellowfin Tuna quota SFR

0.048