The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) wishes to announce the decision regarding the granting of an exemption to fishmongers; restaurants; fish shops; supermarkets; large chain stores; authorised fishing vessels that only pack fish in crates or use ice to land fresh fish; those engaged in the drying of legally caught and purchased fish; and the cleaning, heading, gutting, gilling and tailing of fish on board an authorised fishing vessel from Sections 1, 13 and 18 of the Marine Living Resources Act, 1998 (Act No. 18 of 1998) (“the MLRA”) for unspecified period of time or until such time that the MLRA is more