November 2016

  • MPI has announced the closure of the quake hit southern region's Rock Lobster and Paua fisheries to all fishing. The Rock Lobster closure will be for 1 month and the Paua closure 3 months. The area … more

  • Due to the recent earthquakes, MPI have decided to extend the closing date of the current ACE tender from 22 November to 3pm 29 November 2016.The payment due date for successful tenders remains as 21 … more

  • Due to the recent earthquake, we are not receiving any mail from NZ post. This means that returns, applications etc. that have been posted to us may not have reached us yet. We are working with NZ … more

  • The FishServe office has been re-opened, so it is business as usual again. more

  • MPI want your feedback about the Future of our Fisheries programme. The programme is about getting the maximum value from our fisheries by getting better information faster and improving our decision- … more

  • The forum is calling for submissions on 20 site proposals for possible inclusion in a network of marine protected areas.Submissions close 20 December 2016.For more information, or to make a … more

  • Thank you for your feedback on Kupe to date. We have addressed some of your concerns in today’s release and are continuously working to address all of them.The following changes have been made to the … more

  • Below is a summary by fishstock of the catch limits, total catch and deemed values for the October 2015/2016 fishing year.The Unfished ACE column is the amount of ACE that could have been used to … more

  • Commercial Fisheries Services Ltd has a policy to publicise the names of its clients with debts outstanding greater than 90 days.The following is a list of such debtors, as at 3 November 2016.Client … more

  • Visit the Ministry for Primary Industries website to view the outcomes of previous tenders.StockCommon NameRegular ACE (kg)ANC2Anchovy50BAR1Barracouta15FLA1Flatfish1FLA2Flatfish192FLA7Flatfish1FRO3 … more