Fishing Activities Permit - Tasmania


You will need this permit if you intend to conduct any activities that are otherwise prohibited under fishing legislation. Examples of such activities include:

  • aboriginal cultural and ceremonial activities
  • scientific research
  • promotion of fishing or fish products
  • the development of new fisheries and fishing technology
  • developing educational and community programs
  • collecting, keeping, breeding, hatching or cultivating of rare or endangered fish
  • bio-prospecting.

Service type


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.


As specified on permit, but not exceeding 12 months.


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Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 Tasmania

Approval time

20 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.