Miscellaneous Fishery Licence - South Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to undertake commercial fishing for species not presently subject to a scheme of management, in specialised fisheries, or using multiple types of fishing gear.

Species taken by the Miscellaneous fishery are:

  • sea urchins
  • scallop
  • native oyster
  • giant crab
  • Australian Salmon
  • beachcast seagrass and macro-algae
  • Eyre golden perch
  • Welch???s grunter
  • Barcoo grunter.

There are currently no new licences being issued in the miscellaneous fishery.

Service type


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


One year


30 June


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees will vary depending on your intended fishery zone and species. Please contact the agency for more information.


This licence is not transferrable.

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regions

Fisheries and Aquaculture Division

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Fisheries Licensing Team

Fisheries and Aquaculture Division

Department of Primary Industries and Regions

South Australia
Operating address: 2 Harma Avenue
West Beach, South Australia 5024
Mailing address: PO BOX 120
West Beach, South Australia 5024
Phone: 08 8204 1370
Fax: 08 8204 1388
Email: pirsa.fisherieslicensing@sa.gov.au