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Fisheries Regulations, 1972.

Country/Territory
Solomon Islands
Document type
Regulation
Date
1972 (1981)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition, Fisheries
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
Geographical area
Asia and the Pacific, Least Developed Countries, Melanesia, Oceania, Small Island Developing States, South Pacific
Abstract

Regulations to implement provisions of the Fisheries Act, 1972. The 14 regulations carry, inter alia, the following titles: Forms (2); Crayfish and Trochus shells (9); Seining in Honiara Harbour (11); Conditions of fish processing establishment licence (15); Protection of certain turtles (17); Handling and marketing of certain fish products (18). Every application, licence or other document required to be prescribed under the Act shall be in conformity with the appropriate form set out in the First Schedule. Any person who catches and retains, or sells or exposes for sale, or buys or exports undersized Trochus shells or crayfish Panulirus shall be guilty of an offence (reg. 9). Fish processing establishments used exclusively for the production of dried fish are exempted from provisions of section 9 of the Act (reg. 12). Fish processing establishment shall comply with standards as to construction, equipment and sanitation set out in regulation 13. The Principal Fisheries Officer may declare Regulated Areas for the purposes of controlling the handling and marketing of fish (reg.18).

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References - Legislation

Implements

Fisheries Act, 1972.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1981

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Foreign fishing, Access right, Institution, Fishing gear/fishing method, Processing/handling, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Fishing authorization, Fishery management and conservation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Fisheries (Sale and Export etc. of Sand Fish) Order 2000 (L.N. No. 35 of 2000).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2000

Keyword: Marine fisheries, International trade, Fishery management and conservation, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Protection of species, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Fisheries (Amendment) Regulations 1993.

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1993

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Aquaculture, Offences/penalties, Protection of species, Turtles

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Amendment) Regulations (13A) 2009 (L.N. No. 33 of 2009).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2009

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Internal trade, International trade, Molluscs, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Amendment) Regulations (13B) 2009 (L.N. No. 54 of 2009).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2009

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Internal trade, Molluscs, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (L.N. No. 51 of 2005).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2005

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Transshipment, Royalties/fees, Tax/levy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (L.N. No. 4 of 2007).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2007

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Fishing charge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Amendment) Regulations 1995 (L.N. No. 85 of 1995).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1995

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Processing/handling, International trade, Royalties/fees, Fishing charge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Amendment) Regulations 1995 (L.N. No. 54 of 1995).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 1995

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Crustaceans, Authorization/permit, International trade, Aquatic animals

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fisheries (Beche-de-Mer) (Amendment No.2) Regulations 2013 (L.N. No. 23 of 2013).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2013

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Internal trade, Molluscs, Authorization/permit

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 (Clam) (Amendment) Regulation 2014 (L.N. No. 10 of 2014).

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2014

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Molluscs, Internal trade, International trade, Fish products, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties

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

Repealed by

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

Legislation | Solomon Islands | 2017

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX