Fish Processing Licence - Tasmania


You will need this licence if you intend to process fish for commercial purposes and do not possess an alternative licence that allows you to process fish.

Restrictions and prohibitions may apply to the processing of abalone, rock lobster, giant crab or scallops, and processing activities are restricted to the place described in the licence.

Service type


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 contact the agency to identify eligibility requirements.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fee information is in the attached fee resource.


Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Commercial Fishing Application Fees - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries (Processing and Handling) Rules 2010 Tasmania

Approval time

30 business days

Administering agency

Department of Natural Resources 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.