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Fisheries (Marine Reserve) Regulations (S.R.O. No. 7 of 2001).

Country/Territory
Dominica
Document type
Regulation
Date
2001
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Marine fisheries Fishing area Fishing gear/fishing method Fishing authorization Protected area Marine protected areas Royalties/fees
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

These Regulations provide for the protection of marine life in the Soufriere/Scott's Head Marine Reserve established under the Fisheries (Soufriere/Scott's Head Marine Reserve) Order 1998. Listed activities, including use a spear gun for the purpose of fishing in the marine reserve and dumping of waste, require a registration by the Local Area Management Authority and a licence of the Chief Fisheries Officer. The Regulations also prescribe fees, to be paid to the Local Area Management Authority.

Full text
English
Website
www.dominica.gov.dm

References - Legislation

Implements

Fisheries Act 1987.

Legislation | Dominica | 1987 (1991)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Policy/planning, Fishery management and conservation, Access right, Foreign fishing, Fishing gear/fishing method, Non-commercial fishing, Research, Processing/handling, Institution, Aquaculture, Mariculture, Protected fishing area, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Fishing authorization

Source: FAO, FAOLEX