FAO Standard Specifications for the Marking and Identification of Fishing Vessels - Australian Government

Description

You must comply with this standard when marking fishing vessels and fishing gear.

This standard provides specifications and guidelines for the marking and identification of fishing vessels. It outlines procedures for fishing vessels, to ensure that their fishing vessels are licensed and marked in such a way that they can be readily identified in accordance with internationally recognised standards.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance 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.

Other resources

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Comply All FAO Standard Specifications for the Marking and Identification of Fishing Vessels - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on this document.

Act(s) name

Fisheries Management Act 1991 AG

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Management Regulations 1992 AG

Administering agency

Australian Fisheries Management Authority

Fisheries

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Fisheries

Australian Fisheries Management Authority

Operating address: Level 6
73 Northbourne Ave
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address: PO BOX 7051
Canberra BC, Australian Capital Territory 2610
Phone: 1300 723 621
Phone: 02 6225 5555
Fax: 02 6225 5500
Email: info@afma.gov.au