Fisheries (Amendment) Act, 1997

Person not to engage in aquaculture in anticipation of grant of licence.

11.—Notwithstanding anything in this Act, an application for a licence shall not be accepted or, having been accepted shall not be determined, if, after the commencement of this section but before the application is determined, the applicant or any person on behalf of the applicant commences to engage in aquaculture at the place or in waters to which the application relates.