Tasmanian Inland Fishing Code - Tasmania


You must comply with this code if you intend to fish in inland water in Tasmania. The code provides information on:

  • inland waters and seaward limits
  • angling licences and regulations
  • inland recreational fisheries and species
  • open and closed waters
  • fishing methods and seasons
  • bag and size limits
  • trout fishery management.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Tasmanian Inland Fishing Code - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Inland Fisheries Act 1995 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Inland Fisheries Service

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:


Inland Fisheries Service

Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment

Operating address: 17 Back River Road
New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140
Mailing address: PO BOX 575
New Norfolk, Tasmania 7140
Phone: 03 6165 3808
Fax: 03 6173 0246
Email: infish@ifs.tas.gov.au
Website: Inland Fisheries Service (Opens in new window)