Carrier boat licence - Queensland

Service summary

You need this licence to transport fish (except live reef fish) caught by other commercial fishing boats south of Clump Point (latitude17?52'S).

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements


The vessel must be a Queensland licensed commercial fishing boat.

Duration

This licence remains ongoing while fees are paid.

Fees

 TypeDescription
GeneralLicence

Queensland commercial fishing fees

Application

You can obtain this licence by submitting a completed Carrier boat licence application and a statement of full details of the proposed carrying operations to Fisheries Queensland.


Additional information

Information sheets are available from your regional office.

Restrictions apply to carrying line caught fish, coral reef fin fish and spanner crabs.

Please note that regional offices do not accept completed applications with fees. However, they do have the range of application forms for distribution.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Fisheries Queensland
Licensing and Fisheries Information

Act(s) name

Fisheries Act 1994 (Queensland)

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Regulation 2008 (Queensland)

Contact details

Customer Service Centre
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Phone:

13 25 23

Phone:

07 3404 6999

Website:

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Customer Service Centre Opens in a new browser window

Supporting information

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