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Fisheries and Marine Resources (Licence and Fees) (Amendment) Regulations 2022. Government Notice no. 273 of 2022.

Country/Territory
Mauritius
Document type
Regulation
Date
2022
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries, Sea
Keyword
Fishing authorization Fishery management and conservation Authorization/permit Court/tribunal Dispute settlement EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone Royalties/fees Sovereignty Maritime zone
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Indian Ocean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

These Regulations, made under sections 74(1)(k) of the Fisheries and Marine Resources Act, no. 27 of 2007, provide for the amendment of Second Schedule of the Fisheries and Marine Resources (Licence and Fees) Regulations 2013. The amendment concerns the replacement of a paragraph concerning the settlement of disputes between Mauritius and France concerning Tromelin and its surrounding waters, including its EEZ. The Regulations affirm the sovereignty of Mauritius over Tromelin and its waters, and mentions International Court of Justice and International Tribunal for the Law of Sea pronunciations on the matter.

Full text
English
Website
blueconomy.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

Amends

Fisheries and Marine Resources (Licence and Fees) Regulations 2013 (GN No. 288 of 2013).

Legislation | Mauritius | 2013

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Foreign fishing, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX