Victorian Rock Lobster Fishery - LENS amendment 2003

Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, GN 14, 7 April 2003

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

I, Ian Cresswell, Assistant Secretary, Wildlife Trade and Sustainable Fisheries Branch, as Delegate of the Minister for the Environment and Heritage, pursuant to subsection 303DC(1) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (the Act), hereby amend the list of exempt native specimens established under section 303DB of the Act by including in the list the following specimens:

  • Specimens that are or are derived from fish or invertebrates, taken in the Victorian Rock Lobster Fishery, as defined in the management regime made under the Victorian Fisheries Act 1995 and Fisheries Regulations 1998, other than specimens that belong to species listed under Part 13 of the Act.

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

  • The specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully; and
  • The specimen is included on the list until 1 April 2009.

Dated this 24th day of March 2004

[signed]

Ian Cresswell
Delegate of the Minister for the Environment and Heritage