Coastal recreational mobile squads
There are 3 mobile compliance squads with two Fisheries Officers in each, which enforce saltwater recreational fishing regulations, in particular recreational fishing fee requirements whilst patrolling popular fishing areas including recreational fishing havens. This project provides funding for three of the six mobile Fisheries Officers.
9 coastal fisheries officers
This project provides funding for 9 coastal fisheries officers which maintain capacity of DPI to enforce fisheries rules and regulations, including the recreational fishing fee requirement across NSW coastal areas.
6 inland fisheries officers
This project provides funding for 6 additional inland fisheries officers maintaining capacity of DPI to enforce fisheries rules and regulations including the recreational fishing fee requirement across NSW inland areas.
Projects funded prior to 2015/16 can be viewed in the: