Advice and information on aquaculture related matters - Queensland


To assist community and businesses with information on the development of the aquaculture industry.

Advice and information is provided to businesses on aquaculture related matters.

This consists of:

  • information on prawn farming, technology and industry development
  • information on the aquaculture of other species: marine fish, barramundi, redclaw, sponges, tropical rock lobster.
  • information on pearl farming industry development
  • information on research findings into prawn aquaculture, barramundi aquaculture, marine aquaculture related issues
  • aquaculture approvals, permits, etc.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

No specific eligibility criteria apply.


No fees apply.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Fisheries Queensland

Regulatory Reform and Consultation

Contact details

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

Senior Aquaculture Development Officer

Regulatory Reform and Consultation

Fisheries Queensland

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Operating address: 38-40 Tingira Street
Corner Aumuller & Tingira Streets
Portsmith, Queensland 4870
Mailing address: PO Box 5396
Cairns, Queensland 4870
Phone: 07 4057 3705
Fax: 07 4057 3811