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.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
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.
Expires on 31 August.
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)
Water and Marine Resources
Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 (Tasmania)
Fisheries (General and Fees) Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)
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