Fishing Licence (Marine Plant) - Tasmania

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to collect or sell cast native marine plants, including cast bull kelp, and introduced seaweeds from Tasmanian waters. Your licence will be endorsed with the type of cast marine plant that may be taken (kelp or other marine plants) and the location you are authorised to operate in.

Restrictions may apply to the location, quota, and other applications of 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

This fishing licence is subject to the rules of the applicable management plan and any other specified conditions. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Annual.

Expiry

28 February.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $632.00

Marine plant or introduced marine plant.

Renew Renewal All $316.00

Marine plant or introduced marine plant.

Vary Variation All $79.00 All species.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries (General and Fees) Regulations 2016 TAS

Fisheries (Marine Plant) Rules 2017 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.

Contact Officer

Water and Marine Resources

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 1 Franklin Wharf
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Phone: 03 6165 3028
Email: greg.ryan@dpipwe.tas.gov.au
Website: Seaweed Fishery (Opens in new window)