Fishing Licence (Personal) - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this commercial fishing licence if you intend to operate within open state waters and:

  • Act as Master (Skipper) of a licensed fishing vessel; or
  • Sell fish caught from a licensed commercial vessel.

Ongoing protocols and significant location and seasonal restrictions may apply to the fishing practices under this licence. Due to the limitations and possible restrictions on the application of this licence, please consult with the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

This fishing licence is subject to the rules of the applicable management plan and any other specified conditions. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Expiry

Expires on 31 August.

Fees

 TypeAmount
ApplyLicence$137.70
Application$137.70

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Water and Marine Resources

Act(s) name

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries (General and Fees) Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries, Licensing and Fisheries Monitoring Section
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Water and Marine Resources
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Water and Marine Resources
Water Operations


Operating address:
Level 1
1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

1300 368 550

Phone:

03 6165 3000
Fishing.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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