Fisheries Infosite

Kingfish (KIN)
Maori name
Scientific name
Seriola lalandi

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 
for the 12 month period to 30/09/2018
Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 255,280
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 217,000
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg) 107,000
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg) 578,000
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 82,000 
Illegal take (kg) Unknown 
Commercial Catch vs. Allowance* - Trend
Reported catch by month* - Trend
*All amounts are shown in thousands of kgs.

Fishstock CodeNameReported comm. catch (kg)TACC (kg)Cust. allow. (kg)Rec. allow. (kg)Target In QMS
KIN1 Kingfish Auckland(East) 85,285 91,000 76,000 459,000 No Yes
KIN8 Kingfish 8 and 9 (Combined) 63,358 45,000 9,000 31,000 No Yes
KIN2 Kingfish Central(East) 55,450 63,000 18,000 65,000 No Yes
KIN7 Kingfish Challenger 46,784 15,000 2,000 20,000 No Yes
KIN3 Kingfish 3, 5 and 6 (Combined) 4,378 1,000 1,000 1,000 No Yes
KIN4 Kingfish South-East(Chatham Ri... 25 1,000 1,000 1,000 No Yes
KIN10 Kingfish Kermadec 1,000 0 1,000 No Yes
KINET Kingfish Extra Territorial (20... No No
   255,280 217,000 107,000 578,000