You will require this licence if you intend to fish commercially for rock lobster (crayfish).
This licence only entitles the holder to be in possession of rock lobster in state waters. If you intend to be in possession of rock lobster in waters outside state waters then you must apply to the Agency for an endorsement on your fishing licence to permit this activity.
You are only allowed to catch a rock lobster using a rock lobster ring or rock lobster pot. 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.
Transfer of licence.
|Transfer||$153.00||Transfer of permanent rock lobster units, per application.
Each quota unit.
Seasonal quota transfer.
The Agency is able to provide the necessary forms and advice on which licences should be included in a licence package for the activities you intend to undertake.
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Water and Marine Resources
Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 (Tasmania)
Fisheries (Rock Lobster) Rules 2011 (Tasmania)
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