Miscellaneous Fishery Licence - South Australia


This licence may be issued to cover the catching of fish not presently subject to a scheme of management and/or the catching of fish subject to a scheme of management using an experimental method of capture.

Registered boats used under a fishery authority, in respect of the Miscellaneous Fishery, may be required to have a Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) unit installed. Contact the Department for further information.

Miscellaneous Fishery Licences are not transferrable.

Contact the agency direct for further information.

Service type


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


Annual (expires 30 June); There are no new licences available in the miscellaneous fishery and licences are non-transferable.


Variable. Please confirm at application.

Act(s) name

Fisheries Management Act 2007 South Australia

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Management (General) Regulations 2007 South Australia

Fisheries Management (Miscellaneous Fishery) Regulations 2000 South Australia

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regions, SA

Fisheries Division

Contact details

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Operating address: Level 14
25 Grenfell Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 1625
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882041370
Fax: 0882041388
Email: pirsa.fisherieslicensing@sa.gov.au
Website: http://www.pir.sa.gov.au/fishing/commercial_fishing/licensing_registration (Opens in new window)