FAO Standard Specifications for the Marking and Identification of Fishing Vessels - Australian Government

Service summary

You must comply with this standard when marking fishing vessels and fishing gear.

This standard provides specifications and guidelines for the marking and identification of fishing vessels. It outlines procedures for fishing vessels, to ensure that their fishing vessels are licensed and marked in such a way that they can be readily identified in accordance with internationally recognised standards.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

 Resources
Comply

FAO Standard Specifications for the Marking and Identification of Fishing Vessels - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Administering agency

Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Fisheries

Act(s) name

Fisheries Management Act 1991 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Management Regulations (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries
Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Fisheries


Operating address:
Level 6
73 Northbourne Ave
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address:
PO BOX 7051
Canberra BC, Australian Capital Territory 2610

Phone:

1300723621

Phone:

02 62255555

Fax:

02 62255500
info@afma.gov.au

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