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Fisheries Management Regulations 2017 (L.N. No. 2 of 2017).

Country/Territory
Solomon Islands
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition, Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Fishery management and conservation Marine fisheries Foreign fishing Access right Institution Fishing authorization High seas Fishing gear/fishing method Artisanal fishing Community management Cartilaginous fishes Monitoring Inspection Landing Fishing vessel Data collection/reporting Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties Sustainable use Fishing charge Traditional rights/customary rights Authorization/permit Fish products International trade Transport/storage Processing/handling Food quality control/food safety Endangered species Marine mammals Protection of species
Geographical area
Asia and the Pacific, Least Developed Countries, Melanesia, Oceania, Small Island Developing States, South Pacific
Abstract

These Regulations, made by the Minister for Fisheries and Marine Resources, implement provisions of the Fisheries Management Act 2015 with respect to a wide variety of matters regarding, among other things, governance and administration, offences and protection of sharks and dolphins, control of fish aggregating devices (FADs) marking of vessels and gear, national register of access rights and licences, authorization to fish, use of ports, fisheries management measures, fish processing and storage, authorization of fishing on the high seas, records and returns, transshipment and bunkering and monitoring, control and surveillance (MCS). Some provisions concern traditional fishing.

Full text
English
Website
www.paclii.org

References - Legislation

Implements

Fisheries Management Act (No. 2 of 2015).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2015

Keyword: Framework law, Fishery management and conservation, Inland fisheries, Policy/planning, Foreign fishing, Access right, Special fund, Institution, Fishing gear/fishing method, Processing/handling, Aquaculture, Mariculture, International trade, Artisanal fishing, Community management, Traditional rights/customary rights, Monitoring, Inspection, Landing, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Sustainable use, Fishing vessel, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Marine fisheries, Animal health, Authorization/permit, Fish products, Toxicity/poisoning, Food quality control/food safety, Marine area, Marine protected areas, Endangered species, Protection of species, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Fisheries Regulations, 1972.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1972 (1981)

Keyword: Marine fisheries, International trade, Fishery management and conservation, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Cartilaginous fishes, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Protection of species, Authorization/permit, Fish products, Processing/handling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Foreign Fishing Vessels) Regulations 1981.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1981

Keyword: Foreign fishing, Fishing vessel, Data collection/reporting, Access right, Marine fisheries, Fishing authorization, Fishery management and conservation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Local Fishing Vessels) Regulations, 1981.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1981

Keyword: Enforcement/compliance, Data collection/reporting, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing authorization, Fishing vessel, Marking/identification, Fishery management and conservation, Marine fisheries, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Prohibition of Export of Dolphins) Regulation 2013 (L.N. No. 89 of 2013).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2013

Keyword: Marine mammals, International trade, Wildlife products, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (L.N. No. 94 of 2013).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2013

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Access right, Royalties/fees, Fishing charge, Foreign fishing, Fish products, International trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Fee) (Amendment) Regulation 2014 (L.N. No. 12 of 2014).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2014

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Transport/storage, Fishing charge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Fisheries Management (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (L.N. No. 87 of 2019).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2019

Keyword: Royalties/fees, Fishing authorization, Fishing vessel, Foreign fishing, International trade, Transport/storage, Fishery management and conservation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX