Task based working groups will be formed on an as needs basis to provide expert advice on specific issues. Once the task assigned to the working is complete the working group will be disbanded. Working group members are appointed by the Deputy Director General, DPI Fisheries based on skill and expertise relevant to the tasks assigned to the working group.
Current working groups include:
Fisheries non-statutory working groups: Establishment and governance This policy is designed to ensure that fisheries working groups are established and operated in a consistent, efficient and effective manner in line with best practice governance arrangements.
Informal working groups are also established from time to time to address specific issues. Current informal working groups include: