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This instrument determines the total allowable catch for the 2022 fishing season for each species of scallop in the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery Management Plan 2002.
Administered by: Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Registered 01 Jul 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR26-Jul-2022
Tabled Senate26-Jul-2022
To be ceased 01 Jan 2023
Ceased by Self Ceasing
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Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery (Total Allowable Catch) Determination 2022

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority makes the following determination in accordance with a decision made by the Commissioners under section 25 of the Fisheries Administration Act 1991.

Dated 30 June 2022

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 total allowable catch...................................................................................... 1

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery (Total Allowable Catch) Determination 2022.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 12 July 2022.

3  Cessation

                   This instrument ceases on 1 January 2023.

4  Authority

                   This instrument is made under paragraph 17(6)(aa) of the Act for the purpose of section 27 of the Management Plan.

5  Definitions

                   (1) In this instrument:

Act means the Fisheries Management Act 1991

Management Plan means Bass Strait Central Zone Scallop Fishery Management Plan 2002

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

Note:          Terms defined in the Act have the same meanings in this instrument.

Determination of total allowable catch

                   (1) This section applies for the fishing season commencing on 12 July 2022.

                   (2) For each 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)

3,862 tonnes

2

Chlamys (Mimachlamys) asperrimus (doughboy scallop)

100 tonnes