Fishing Licence (Danish seine or Limited Danish seine) - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to fish using a Danish seine net. There are two types of licence:

  • Fishing Licence (Danish seine)
  • Fishing Licence (Limited Danish seine).

A Danish seine licence is a non-transferable licence.

All Danish seine licences must be used in conjunction with a fishing licence (vessel) in the appropriate vessel length category.

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

1st of March until the end of February in the following year.

Expiry

Last day of February annually.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Renew Renewal All $324.00 -

Act(s) name

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries (General and Fees) Regulations 2016 Tasmania

Fisheries (Scalefish) Rules 2015 Tasmania

Lodgement process

Transfer

The Agency is able to provide the necessary forms and advice on which licences should be included in a licence package for the activities you intend to undertake.

Approval time

60 days from the day which your application is received.

Additional information

The fisher will also need to hold a fishing licence (personal), which allows a person to commercially take and sell fish.

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:

Senior Fisheries Management Officer (Scalefish)

Water and Marine Resources

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Mailing address: GPO BOX 44
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3044
Fax: 03 6223 1539
Email: Frances.Seaborn@dpipwe.tas.gov.au
Website: Banded Morwong Fishery (Opens in new window)