Abalone Operational Information

Abalone Tender 2017

The annual tender of 40 abalone quota units which the Crown controls was advertised for tender on Saturday 4th February 2017 and closes at 2pm on 24th February 2017.  Information is contained within the Request for Tender (RFT) document at: www.tenders.tas.gov.au 

Please note that the successful tenderer(s) will be issued up to 40 abalone quota units that are non-transferable and return to the Crown on 31st December 2017.  

Abalone Operational Information 2017

Download the Abalone Operation Information 2017 which includes: Total Allowable Catch; new north-east blacklip closure Jan-April; Biosecurity; Fishing Zones, Size Limits; Fishing in the Northern Zone; Research Areas; Processors; Over-catch; Share Diving; Sustainable Catch Targets; GPS and Depth Loggers.

  2017 Abalone Operational Information March   (984Kb)


Blacklip abalone, illustration Peter Gouldthorpe 


Principal Fisheries Management Officer (Abalone)
Matt Bradshaw
GPO Box 44
Phone: 03 6165 3033
Email: matt.bradshaw@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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