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Fisheries and Marine Resources (Fishing Nets) Regulations 2022, Government Notice no. 68 of 2022.

Country/Territory
Mauritius
Document type
Regulation
Date
2022
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Government Gazette of Mauritius No. 46 of 2022.
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Fishing gear/fishing method Offences/penalties Fishery management and conservation
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Indian Ocean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

These Regulations, made by the Minister under section 74(1)(f) and (z) of the Fisheries and Marine Resources Act, define fishing nets and require the holding of a licence to fish with determined fishing nets. The Regulations provide for fines in the event of contraventions.

Full text
English
Website
supremecourt.govmu.org

References - Legislation

Implements

Fisheries and Marine Resources Act 2007 (Act No. 27 of 2007).

Legislation | Mauritius | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Mariculture, Fish disease, Fishing authorization, Registration, Fishing vessel, Marking/identification, Foreign fishing, Fishing gear/fishing method, Seasons, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Aquaculture, Animal health, Authorization/permit, Wetlands, Marine area, Marine protected areas, Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Management/conservation, Marine mammals, Turtles, Special fund

Source: FAO, FAOLEX