Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
115J Designated fishing activities to be assessed under this
(1) Environmental assessments of designated fishing activities are to
be undertaken in accordance with this Division.
(2) A draft fishery management strategy is required for a designated
fishing activity that is the subject of such an environmental
Note. Section 7E of the Fisheries
Management Act 1994 deals with the contents of such a strategy
(including the incorporation of the relevant management
(3) The environmental assessment is to be undertaken on the basis of
the activity described in the draft strategy.
(4) The environmental assessment is to assess the likely cumulative
environmental impact of the designated fishing activity carried out by all the
proponents as authorised by the applicable fishing regulatory controls
described in the draft strategy.