2012 Review of sustainability measures and management controls for highly migratory species

Closing Date:
Contact: Arthur Hore

The Ministry of Primary Industries (the Ministry) seeks feedback from stakeholders on proposed changes to the sustainability measures and management controls for the following highly migratory species:

  • Southern bluefin tuna: a proposal to increase the total allowable catch, allowances and total allowable commercial catch and to provide for unfished annual catch entitlements (ACE) to be carried forward
  • Porbeagle sharks: a proposal to reduce the total allowable catch, allowances and total allowable commercial catch
  • Mako sharks: a proposal to decrease the total allowable catch, allowances and total allowable commercial catch

Download HMS Initial Position Paper [PDF, 404 KB]

For more information or any queries on the content of the documents please contact Arthur Hore at (09) 820 7686 or arthur.hore@mpi.govt.nz  

If you would like a hard copy of the documents to be sent to you, please contact Kara McKelvey at (04) 819 4372 or kara.mckelvey@mpi.govt.nz  

Please note: The closing date for submissions is Friday 3 August 2012.

Written submissions should be sent directly to:
Kara McKelvey
Ministry of Primary Industries
PO Box 1020
Wellington 6140

or emailed to kara.mckelvey@mpi.govt.nz  

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