Fish Dealer Registration - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this registration if you intend to receive fish, for resale or other commercial use, from commercial fishers. This registration is needed if you receive marine, estuarine and freshwater fish or any of their parts. It also includes all other aquatic animal life excluding oysters.

Restrictions and conditions relating to the type, volume and source of the fish may apply. This registration is intended to reduce the ecological impact of the sale of fish.

Please be aware you will not need this registration if you are receiving the fish for the purpose of transporting them on behalf of the commercial fisher.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • have a conviction record check
  • have an approved quantity limit and approved methods and guidelines for the record, storage and tender of fish.


No longer than 7 years


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Act(s) name

Fisheries Act 2000 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate


Contact details

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