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

Description

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

Restrictions may apply to this licence. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Significant restrictions and legislated rules apply to the application of this licence. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Expiry

31 August.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $237.00 -
General Miscellaneous All $158.00

Endorsement for rock lobster and / or giant crab (handling less than five tonnes per licensing year).

General Miscellaneous All $1738.00

Endorsement for rock lobster and / or giant crab (handling five tonnes or more per licensing year).

Renew Renewal All $237.00 -

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.

Act(s) name

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries (Processing and Handling) Rules 2010 TAS

Approval time

60 days from the day which your application is received.

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.

Enquiries, Licensing and Fisheries Monitoring Section

Water and Marine Resources

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: Level 1
1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3000
Phone: 1300 368 550
Email: Fishing.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au