Fisheries Infosite

Smooth skate (SSK)
Scientific name
Dipturus innominatus

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 
for the 12 month period to 30/09/2020
Commercial use
Reported catch MHR (kg) 295,858
Commercial allowance TACC (kg) 849,000
Export volume (kg) 0
Estimated domestic consumption (kg) Unknown

Customary use
Customary allowance (kg) 4,000
Customary take (kg) Unknown

Recreational use
Recreational allowance (kg) 4,000
Recreational take (kg) Unknown

Other sources of mortality
Other mortality allowance (kg) 10,000 
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
SSK3 Smooth Skate 3, 4, 5 and 6 (Co... 173,950 579,000 1,000 1,000 No Yes
SSK7 Smooth Skate Challenger 77,348 213,000 1,000 1,000 No Yes
SSK8 Smooth Skate 8 and 9 (Combined... 29,326 20,000 1,000 1,000 No Yes
SSK1 Smooth Skate 1 and 2 (Combined... 15,202 37,000 1,000 1,000 No Yes
SSK10 Smooth Skate Kermadec 32 0 0 0 No Yes
SSKET Smooth Skate Extra Territorial... No No
SSKSTR Smooth Skate South Tasman Rise No No
   295,858 849,000 4,000 4,000