Fisheries Management Act 1994 No 38
236A Charter Fishing Trust Fund
(1) There is to be paid into the Charter Fishing Trust Fund:
(a) all fees and charges paid under Part 4A and the regulations under
that Part, and
(b) any gift or bequest of money for the purposes of that Fund,
(c) any other money appropriated by Parliament for the purpose of that
Fund or required by law to be paid into that Fund.
(2) There may be paid out of that Fund:
(a) the costs of taking measures to enhance, maintain or protect
charter fishing, and
(b) the costs of carrying out research into charter boat fishing,
(c) the costs of management and administration of charter fishing boat
(d) the costs of ensuring compliance with charter fishing boat
regulatory controls, and
(e) the costs of consultative arrangements with owners and operators
of charter fishing boats.
(3) The Minister is to consult any relevant advisory council
established under section 229 about policies and priorities for expenditure
from that Fund.