Industry News

Health and safety survey underway Wed, 8 Nov 2017
Fishing operators recognised for their commitment to protecting seabirds from being harmed on vessels Tue, 12 Sep 2017
7200 save their seafarer 'tickets' Fri, 8 Sep 2017
MPI must suspend IEMRS or risk failure Thu, 7 Sep 2017
Talley’s Skipjack Tuna Gets Tick of Sustainability Fri, 18 Aug 2017
One Stop Source for New Zealand Seafood Information Launched Thu, 3 Aug 2017
Commercial Fishing Industry Worth More Than $4 Billion to NZ Economy – BERL Wed, 2 Aug 2017
Seafood’s Men and Women Tell Their Stories Mon, 3 Jul 2017
Devastation for Stewart Island Oyster Farmers Fri, 16 Jun 2017
Seafood Industry Comes Out in Support of TPP Ratification Thu, 11 May 2017
New Zealand’s Fisheries Continue to be Well Managed Fri, 5 May 2017
Orange Roughy’s Redemption Celebrated at Book Launch Tue, 11 Apr 2017
Seafood Industry Funds Conservation Expedition to Snares Islands Fri, 31 Mar 2017
Paua Industry Welcomes Extension of Kaikoura Closures Mon, 20 Feb 2017
Seafood Innovations Ltd (SIL) and Industry-Funded Research is Providing Economic Returns Thu, 26 Jan 2017
Public Submissions on the Maritime Transport Act Amendment Bill Tue, 13 Dec 2016
Help Wanted Fri, 2 Dec 2016
Future of Our Fisheries Programme Wed, 23 Nov 2016
Lobster Industry Support for Emergency Fishing Closures Along Kaikoura Coastline Tue, 22 Nov 2016
Our Thoughts are with Kaikoura Wed, 16 Nov 2016
Farewell to Peter Jones Mon, 7 Nov 2016
Farewell to Ted Collins Tue, 1 Nov 2016
South-East Marine Protection Forum Sun, 16 Oct 2016
Have Your Say Thu, 10 Nov 2016
Our Response to the Proposed Recreational Fishing Parks Fri, 14 Oct 2016
New International Rules on Certification for Commercial Fishermen Fri, 21 Oct 2016
Martime NZ Ring-Fencing Video Guide Thu, 13 Oct 2016
Independent Report into Fisheries Compliance Operations Fri, 16 Sep 2016
Maritime NZ Industry Guidance Survey Thu, 15 Sep 2016
TAC/TACCs Changes from 1 October 2016 Thu, 15 Sep 2016
#Maritime VHF Radio Frequencies are Changing on October 1 2016 Thu, 8 Sep 2016
Government's Proposal to Turn 30 per cent of New Zealand's Exclusive Economic Zone into a Marine Protected Environment Wed, 7 Sep 2016
Temporary Fisheries Closure Tue, 6 Sep 2016
Seafood Stars Awards Announced Thu, 1 Sep 2016
Investing in Our people and in Our Industry Thu, 1 Sep 2016
Announcing Seafood Stars Awards Finalists! Fri, 19 Aug 2016
Should the Marlborough Sounds be Turned into a Marine Reserve? Wed, 3 Aug 2016
New Fisheries Management System and Website Mon, 1 Aug 2016
MPI Consultation - Proposed Closures to Harvesting of Pāua at Huriawa Peninsula and Mapoutahi Peninsula Tue, 26 Jul 2016
Seafood Stars Awards Fri, 1 Jul 2016
Consultation has started on the Southern scallop fishery Fri, 10 Jun 2016
Conservation group's claims slammed Tue, 24 May 2016
Seafood exports reach record high Fri, 6 May 2016
South-East Marine Protection Forum Wed, 9 Mar 2016
Port Otago VTS Installation Tue, 29 Mar 2016
New Zealand fisheries among the world’s top five Mon, 18 Apr 2016
Reuben Mitchell Thu, 14 Jan 2016
Jeremy Helson: Recreational fishing parks are not marine protected areas Mon, 18 Jan 2016
Marine Protection Forum Needs More Time for Public Consultation and Education Mon, 14 Dec 2015
2015 Seabird Smart Award Winners Announced Wed, 18 Nov 2015
A common resource and a mutual relationship Wed, 21 Oct 2015
Nominate a mate Tue, 29 Sep 2015
Inshore Finfish Stocks Thu, 17 Sep 2015
New Marine Protected Areas for West Coast Tue, 16 Jun 2015
Fish Come to School at Hamilton's Melville High Tue, 26 May 2015
Ocean Lovers Soak Up Seaweek Fri, 6 Mar 2015
Vote for Ant Smith Fri, 6 Feb 2015
Fishing Parks' Future Murky Thu, 5 Feb 2015
New Zealand’s Fish Stocks in Healthy State Heading into 2015 Fri, 30 Jan 2015
Snapper survey may affect catch limits Wed, 26 Nov 2014
New Zealand Seafood – the Kiwi Christmas Classic Thu, 18 Dec 2014
Nathan Guy Welcomed Back by Seafood Industry Tue, 7 Oct 2014
Alleged illegal fish export business hooked Thu, 25 Sep 2014
Greater protection for threatened shark Mon, 15 Sep 2014
National: Commercial fishing ban in new marine parks Mon, 8 Sep 2014
NZ seafood best in the world, PM tells Wellington conference Thu, 21 Aug 2014
Increases for fish stocks show success of QMS Wed, 20 Aug 2014
Submissions close on Rena removal Mon, 11 Aug 2014
New Zealand Seafood Industry Assures Australian Consumers that its Seafood is Sustainable Thu, 17 Jul 2014
NZ snubs call to better protect Maui's dolphin Fri, 13 Jun 2014
Smith says Maui's protection sufficient Thu, 12 Jun 2014
New Zealand seafood goes online in China promotion Tue, 8 Apr 2014
SeaCert now in force, MNZ receiving MOSS applications Tue, 1 Apr 2014
Blue Cod Rules in Marlborough Sounds Update Mon, 31 Mar 2014
Fish firm bolsters drug test stance Fri, 14 Feb 2014
Warning issued over serial seafood fraudster Thu, 16 Jan 2014
Sunderland Proposed Merger Tue, 14 Jan 2014
Earlier start for shark finning ban Thu, 9 Jan 2014
More Marine Reserves on the Horizon Thu, 9 Jan 2014
Industry Critical of Fishing Ban Extension Sat, 7 Sep 2013
Dawson & Associates First Edition of the Quadrant Update Thu, 4 Jul 2013
Fish of the Month working to look after your health Wed, 1 May 2013
Enjoy blue cod, the 'soft touch seafood', this April Mon, 1 Apr 2013
"Eat them neat" say Bluff oyster lovers Fri, 1 Mar 2013
Seafood Innovations announces resignation of General Manager Tue, 12 Feb 2013
Green by name, green by nature Tue, 5 Feb 2013
New Zealand seafood industry welcomes funding boost for research Mon, 4 Feb 2013
Shipwreck trust quietly helps families Tue, 29 Jan 2013
Seafood New Zealand Chief Executive announced Wed, 16 Jan 2013
Tarakihi 'the big easy' for January Tue, 1 Jan 2013
Seabird Smart Awards' winners the face of fishing's future Fri, 16 Nov 2012
Threat Management Plan acknowledges gaps in information on Maui's dolphins Tue, 25 Sep 2012
New Zealand Seafood Industry Council announces resignation of Chief Executive Mon, 3 Sep 2012
NZ Seafood Industry supports Action Plan to Improve Workplace Health and Safety Thu, 16 Aug 2012
Media Statement from Taranaki Fishing Community Thu, 28 Jun 2012
Seafood industry says endangered Maui's don't inhabit fishing-ban coastline Thu, 28 Jun 2012
Review of Maritime New Zealand Rule Parts 19 and 44 Thu, 26 Apr 2012
Review of Oil Pollution Levy Rate Proposal Mon, 23 Apr 2012
Exclusion of Taranaki Fishermen from Inshore Fishery Mon, 16 Apr 2012
Taranaki Fishermen Propose New Approach to the Protection of Maui’s Dolphins Wed, 11 Apr 2012
Fishing industry says Government needs to consider full picture to protect dolphins Wed, 14 Mar 2012
NZ SAR Council Newsletter December 2011 Sat, 17 Dec 2011
Notice to Mariners - Seismic Survey off Otago Sat, 3 Dec 2011
NZSAR Training Coordinator Sought Fri, 21 Oct 2011
Inshore Fishing Crew Needed Wed, 10 Aug 2011
Minister Takes Another Step Towards Recreational-Only Fishing Area Sat, 16 Jul 2011
New Zealand albacore tuna fishery gains MSC certification Tue, 7 Jun 2011
Maritime NZ Releases New Qualifications and Operational Limits Framework Wed, 1 Jun 2011
NZFEDFISH Donates to NZ Shipwreck Welfare Trust Tue, 19 Apr 2011
LET US EAT FISH - Prof Ray Hilborn, University of Washington Sat, 16 Apr 2011
Putting Paid to Paua Poaching Fri, 8 Apr 2011
FREE FISHSAFE Workshop at NZFCF Conference Mon, 4 Apr 2011
Maritime NZ marine accident summaries Mon, 4 Apr 2011
2011 Conference and AGM Registration Form Sat, 2 Apr 2011
Minister's Dolphin Decision Letter Wed, 23 Mar 2011
Set Net Ban Not Needed Tue, 22 Mar 2011
Dolphin Management Measures Announced Fri, 18 Mar 2011
Seafood Industry Anticipates Savings in New Ministry of Primary Production Sat, 12 Mar 2011
Hi From Lyttelton - Earthquake Central Fri, 4 Mar 2011
Canterbury Bight Seismic Survey Notice Thu, 17 Feb 2011
Fisherman and NZFCF Member has a Boomer Catch Wed, 26 Jan 2011
SAR Link December 2010 Thu, 30 Dec 2010
New Instructions to Permit Holders for SBT Mon, 20 Dec 2010
Johnny 'Longline' Blake Sat, 11 Dec 2010
Tribute to the Pike River Men Thu, 2 Dec 2010
Oil Pollution Levy Increase Consultation Thu, 2 Dec 2010
Maritime NZ Accident Report November 2010 Thu, 2 Dec 2010
Federation Recognises Success of Young Skippers Sun, 21 Nov 2010
Origin Energy Resources Ltd Drilling Programme Taranaki/Northern Basin Sat, 13 Nov 2010
Legislation to Protect Basking Sharks Effective 16 December 2010 Sat, 13 Nov 2010
MFish Consultation on TACC for Southern Bluefin Tuna Wed, 10 Nov 2010
Proposed Deemed Value Standard Released for Consultation with Short Timeframe Tue, 9 Nov 2010
NZ Shipwreck Welfare Trust Annual Report 2010 Fri, 29 Oct 2010
Notice to Mariners 29/10/2010 Thu, 28 Oct 2010
Draft Rule Part 40D: Design and Construction of Fishing Ships Sat, 23 Oct 2010
Origin Energy Resources Ltd Drilling Programme Wed, 6 Oct 2010
Leigh Association Features in Seabird Awards Mon, 4 Oct 2010
Monthly Accident Reports - September 2010 Mon, 4 Oct 2010
MNZ Qualifications and Operating Limits Review Consultation Mon, 27 Sep 2010
Notices to Mariners 17/09/2010 Thu, 16 Sep 2010
Maritime NZ Qualifications and Operating Limits Public Roadshow Thu, 2 Sep 2010
Notices to Mariners 2 September 2010 Thu, 2 Sep 2010
Latest Notice to Mariners 6/08/2010 Thu, 5 Aug 2010
Notices to Mariners July 2010 Tue, 27 Jul 2010
Notices to Mariners June 2010 Fri, 25 Jun 2010
Seabird Safe Award 2010 Wed, 16 Jun 2010
Supermarkets slammed for fishy behaviour Wed, 2 Jun 2010
SITO NET Newsletter May 2010 Mon, 31 May 2010
New Maritime Operator Safety Sytem (MOSS) Under Consultation Fri, 28 May 2010
Our New NZFCF Executive Committee for 2010/11 Wed, 12 May 2010
Hopefully(?) We've Just Completed Another Great Conference In 2010 Mon, 10 May 2010
NZFCF Conference 2010 Programme Thu, 29 Apr 2010
Funeral Notice - Don Gwillim Fri, 23 Apr 2010
Obituary Notice Wed, 21 Apr 2010
Qualifications and Operational Limites (QOL) Review Tue, 20 Apr 2010
LINZ Notices to Mariners 2/04/2010 Thu, 1 Apr 2010
NZSAR Link - The Search and Rescue Newsletter Wed, 31 Mar 2010
Under/Over Recovery of MFish Levies Tue, 16 Mar 2010
LINZ NOTICES TO MARINERS Thu, 4 Mar 2010
52nd Conference and Annual General Meeting Thu, 18 Feb 2010
Marlborough District Council Draft Pilotage By-laws Mon, 15 Feb 2010
Summary of Key Issues Community Engagement Programme Tue, 2 Feb 2010
FEDERATION FUEL SURVEY Fri, 15 Jan 2010
A Note and Survey From Steve Little Sat, 9 Jan 2010
Recreational Fishing Reps Fighting Amongst Themselves Fri, 8 Jan 2010
SeaFIC Status Report 26.11.2009 Thu, 26 Nov 2009
Pegasus Basin Seismic Survey Wed, 4 Nov 2009
NZFCF INSHORE OBSERVER PROGAMME ROADSHOW Sun, 18 Oct 2009
MFISH Announces New Inshore Fisheries Management Team Appointments Thu, 8 Oct 2009
Maritime Qualification and Operating Limites Review Wed, 30 Sep 2009
President Doug Saunders-Loder Questions MPA Process Mon, 28 Sep 2009
NZFCF President Questions ETS Proposals Sat, 26 Sep 2009
Fish Filleting on Inshore Vessels Fri, 11 Sep 2009
West Coast SI MPA Submission Thu, 3 Sep 2009
MFISH Compliance Fact Sheet No. 1 Tue, 1 Sep 2009
Outrage at DoC's Duplicate Inshore Observer Programme Sat, 29 Aug 2009
Tribute to the Late Peter McKinnon Fri, 28 Aug 2009
EXTENSION OF INTERIM RELIEF FOR RIG/SCHOOL SHARK FISHERIES Sat, 22 Aug 2009
Next Executive Meeting Tue, 21 Jul 2009
Fishing for today, and tomorrow Mon, 18 May 2009
FishFed on Youtube: the NZ FishFed Channel Wed, 25 Mar 2009