Tasmanian Abalone Fishery

Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, S 82, 15 March 2002

Commonwealth of Australia
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens

I, David Kemp, Minister for the Environment and Heritage, pursuant to subsection 303DC(1) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, hereby amend the list of exempt native specimens established under section 303DB of the Act by including in the list the following specimen:

  • Blacklip abalone (Haliotis rubra)
  • Greenlip abalone (Haliotis laevigata)

with a notation that inclusion of the specimen in the list is subject to the following restrictions or conditions:

  • the specimen must have been taken in accordance with the Tasmanian Abalone Fishery Management Arrangements in force under the Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 (Tasmania); and
  • inclusion of the specimen in the list will expire five years after the date of this instrument.

Dated this 5th day of February 2002

[Signed]

David Kemp
Minister for the Environment and Heritage