Consultation

Call for public submissions - Total Allowable Catch Determinations – Abalone and Spanner  crab

Background

A new Total Allowable Catch (TAC) determination is required to be made for the annual commercial fishing period 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022 for Abalone and Spanner crab (Ocean Trap and Line Fishery).

Where can I find information?

Have your say

The Department of Primary Industries – DPI Fisheries invites all members of the public, including all stakeholders and interest groups, to make submissions on the appropriate level of TAC for the species above.

All submissions should be directed in writing to:

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Subject - TAC determination submissions

tafc@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Closing date for submissions is 22 March 2021.

More information

Commercial Fisheries Hotline:  1300 726 488

Call for Public Submissions - Total Allowable Catch Determinations - Estuary General Fishery

Background

A new Total Allowable Catch (TAC) determination is required to be made for the annual commercial fishing period 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022 for the following quota species in the Estuary General Fishery:

  • Pipis
  • Cockles
  • Beachworms
  • Nippers

Where can I find information?

Have your say

The Department of Primary Industries – DPI Fisheries invites all members of the public, including all stakeholders and interest groups, to make submissions on the appropriate level of TAC for the species above.

All submissions should be directed in writing to:

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Subject - TAC determination submissions

tafc@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Closing date for submissions is 3 March 2021.

More information

Commercial Fisheries Hotline:  1300 726 488

Ministerial Fisheries Advisory Council

The Ministerial Fisheries Advisory Council (MFAC) was established to provide cross-sectoral advice on strategic policy issues to the Minister for Primary Industries. It includes representatives from the commercial, recreational, indigenous, aquaculture and conservation sectors and has an independent chair.

Commercial Fishing NSW Advisory Council

The Commercial Fishing NSW Advisory Council (CommFish NSW) was established to be the key advisory body providing ongoing expert advice to Government on matters relevant to the sector.

Working groups

Working groups will be established as required to provide expert advice on specific issues.

Becoming a committee or working group member

Notices calling for expressions of interest for advisory councils and working groups are published on this website.

Peak industry body for NSW commercial fishers

The NSW Government supports the establishment of a peak industry body to represent the interests of commercial fishers in NSW, and potentially deliver consultation services on behalf of the NSW Government.

Open for comment

Commercial fishing industry advice and comments are often sought to inform fisheries management arrangements. Notices calling for industry comment are posted here.

Former commercial fisheries advisory bodies