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Name: Fisheries Act, 1984 (Act No. 10).
Country: Saint Lucia
Subject(s): Fishers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1984-07-18
Entry into force:
ISN: LCA-1984-L-88067
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-10-13)
Abstract/Citation: The Act applies to Fishery Waters of St. Lucia defined as the EEZ, the territorial sea and the internal waters. The Act is divided into 5 Parts: Preliminary (I); Fisheries Management and Development (II); Marine Reserves and Conservation Measures (III); Enforcement (IV); General (V).
Part II contains, inter alia, sections on management and development plans, Fisheries Advisory Committee, regional cooperation, licences for foreign and local vessels, fish processing establishments and local fisheries management areas. Part III contains sections on leasing of land for aquaculture, marine reserves and prohibited methods. (43 sections)
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