Fishing Licence (Mussel Spat Collection) - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to collect or possess mussel spat for the purpose of marine farming from an area other than a marine farming lease designated for mussel farming.

Due to the restrictive nature of this licence, please consult 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

Significant restrictions and legislated rules apply to the application of this licence. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$1,430.55

Plus $68.85 per hectare or part thereof.

RenewRenewal$1,430.55

Plus $68.85 per hectare or part thereof.

VaryVariation$76.50

Change, removal or entry of fishing vessel.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
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
Water and Marine Resources


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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