Fish Handling Licence (Rock Lobster / Giant Crab) - Tasmania

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to handle but not process rock lobster (crayfish) or giant crab. This licence is needed by businesses involved in the transport of these species from a commercial fisherman to a processing facility, or for sale by a retail outlet.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual

Expiry

31 August

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fee information is in the attached fee resource.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Fish Handling Licence (Rock Lobster or Giant Crab) - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries (General and Fees) Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Fisheries (Processing and Handling) Rules 2010 Tasmania

Approval time

60 days

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Water and Marine Resources

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:

Licensing and Fisheries Monitoring Section

Water and Marine Resources

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Tasmania
Operating address: 1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3000
Phone: 1300 368 550
Email: fisheries.licensing@dpipwe.tas.gov.au
Website: Sea Fishing and Aquaculture (Opens in new window)