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Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 No 203
Historical version for 8 July 2002 to 31 July 2002 (accessed 21 January 2020 at 01:41) Current version
115J Designated fishing activities to be assessed under this Division
(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 assessment.Note.Section 7E of the Fisheries Management Act 1994 deals with the contents of such a strategy (including the incorporation of the relevant management plan).(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.