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2019-20 Total Allowable Catch for the Commercial Banded Morwong Fishery

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995


NOTICE — TOTAL ALLOWABLE CATCH (TAC) OF THE COMMERCIAL BANDED MORWONG FISHERY FOR THE 2019/20 QUOTA PERIOD​​

I, Guy Barnett , Minister for Primary Industries and Water administering the Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 (the Act) pursuant to the powers under section 94 of the Act, for the quota period from 1 March 2019 to 28 February 2020 (inclusive), hereby give notice that:

         (a) The Total Allowable Catch for the commercial banded morwong fishery has been set at 30,992 kilograms.

         (b) The part of the commercial banded morwong fishery from which the total allowable catch is to be taken is the “TAC area" as defined in the Fisheries (Scalefish)  Rules 2015.

         (c) The total allowable catch equates to 26 kilograms per quota unit.

Words and expressions used in this notice have the same meaning as they have in the Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 and the Fisheries (Scalefish) Rules 2015.

Dated this 22nd day of November 2018. 

Guy Barnett MP
MINISTER FOR PRIMARY INDUSTRIES AND WATER

FURTHER INFORMATION
This notice sets the total allowable catch for the 2019/20 fishing year for the commercial Banded Morwong Fishery for the species Cheilodactylus spectabilis in the TAC Area on the east coast of Tasmania. For further information contact the Wild Fisheries Management Branch of the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment on 1300 135 513.​​