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This instrument determines the fishing season for the Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery.
Administered by: Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Registered 29 Mar 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Mar-2022
Tabled Senate26-Jul-2022
To be ceased 15 Mar 2032
Ceased by Self Ceasing
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Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery (Fishing Season) Determination 2022

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 March 2022                         

Wez Norris

Chief Executive Officer
for and on behalf 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 fishing season............................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Repeals                                                                                                     2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery (Fishing Season) Determination 2022.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

Cessation

                   This instrument ceases on 15 March 2032. 

4  Authority

                   This instrument is made pursuant to section 17(6)(aa) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991 under section 3 of the Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery Management Plan 2005

5  Definitions

A term used in this instrument that is defined for the purposes of the Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery Management Plan 2005 (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 meaning in this instrument. 

Determination of fishing season

                   The fishing season in the Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery is the period starting on 1 February in a year and ending on 31 January in the following year.


 

 

 

 

Schedule 1—Repeals

Western Tuna and Billfish Fishery Fishing Season Determination 2012

1  The whole of the instrument

Repeal the instrument