Commercial Fishing Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will need this licence if you intend to engage in commercial fishing.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • satisfy the agency that it is in the best interests of the fishing industry to grant the licence.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $92.00

Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $92.00

Fees for 2021-22

Act(s) name

Fish Resources Management Act 1994 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Fish Resources Management Regulations 1995 Western Australia

Additional information

Please note that when you apply for or renew this licence, you will receive a receipt. In most cases, this receipt acts as a licence as long as you physically have it with you when fishing until you hear back from the agency about the outcome of your actual application or one month passes (whichever is sooner).

Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Fisheries

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:

Enquiries

Fisheries

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Western Australia
Mailing address: Gordon Stephenson House
140 William Street
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 4
Bentley DC, Western Australia 6983
Phone: 1300 374 731
Website: Fisheries (Opens in new window)