Fisheries NZ Consultation - Proposed further temporary closure at Mair Bank and Marsden Bank, Marsden Point, Whangārei, to the harvest of all shellfish

The Patuharakeke Te Iwi Trust Board, on behalf of the Patuharakeke hapū, has requested the further 2-year temporary closure to the harvest of all shellfish from Mair Bank and Marsden Bank, Marsden Point.

Fisheries New Zealand invites written submissions in response to the request from people who have an interest in the species concerned or in the effects of fishing in the area concerned.

The closing date for submissions is 5 PM on Monday 30th May 2022.

For more information see the Fisheries New Zealand website.


Additional Resources

MPI Consultation Document - Map of the proposed Mair Bank and Marsden Bank temporary closure

MPI Consultation Document - Request for the temporary closure