Tasmanian Inland Fishing Code - Tasmania

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this code if you intend to fish in inland water in Tasmania. This code provides information on:

  • inland waters and seaward limits
  • angling licences and regulations
  • inland recreational fisheries and species
  • open and closed waters
  • fishing methods and seasons
  • bag and size limits
  • trout fishery management.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

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Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Inland Fisheries Service

Act(s) name

Inland Fisheries Act 1995 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Inland Fisheries Service

Operating address:
17 Back River Road
New Norfolk
Tasmania 7140
Mailing address:
PO BOX 575
New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140


03 6165 3808


1300 463 474


03 6261 8051

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