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Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Current version for 15 May 2020 to date (accessed 29 May 2020 at 12:59)
Division 7 Fisheries management
In this Division—fisheries approval has the same meaning as in Division 5 of Part 5 of the Act.Fisheries Minister has the same meaning as in Division 5 of Part 5 of the Act.fishing activity has the same meaning as in the Fisheries Management Act 1994.shark meshing means the placing of nets by the Fisheries Minister around beaches and other waters to protect the public from sharks.
244B Fishing activities and shark meshing
(1) For the purposes of the definition of activity in section 5.1(1) of the Act, a fishing activity carried out pursuant to a fisheries approval that is issued or renewed before 31 August 2009 for a period of not more than 12 months is prescribed not to be such an activity.(2) For the purposes of the definition of activity in section 5.1(1) of the Act, shark meshing carried out at any time before 31 August 2009 is prescribed not to be such an activity.(3) This clause does not apply to or in respect of aquaculture, within the meaning of the Fisheries Management Act 1994.