East Coast Catch Cap

​​​​​The East Coast Catch Cap has been set at 104 tonnes for the 2020/21 season commencing on 1 March 2020.   

The area from Eddystone Point, line of latitude 40° 59’ 35” south to Tasman Head, line of latitude 43° 30’ 58 south, the East Coast Stock Rebuilding Area, including the East Coast Catch Cap Area will close once the catch cap is reached.

Below is a table of cumulative catches from the East Coast Catch Cap Area for the 202021 season. This page will be updated with catch figures from the catch cap area monthly and then from November will be updated weekly.

Cumulative Catch from East Coast Catch Cap Area​ 2020/21

​Quota year 2020/21
Catch Cap 104 tonnes​
​Total Tonnes
Caught
Total Uncaught​ ​% of Catch Cap Taken
​March 2020
28.52
75.48
23.97
​April 202020.55
54.93
17.27
​May 20200.99
53.94
0.83
​June 2020*5.78
48.16
4.86
​July 2020
​August 2020
​September 2020
​October 2020
​November 2020
​December 2020

​January 2021
February 2021
​TOTAL55.8448.1646.92

Landed catch as of 1 July 2020

​Click image below for an updated graphical representation of catch from the East Coast Catch Cap Area. 

 


 

Map of East Coast Rock​ Lobster Catch-Cap Area

East Coast Catch-Cap Area 
 

Contact

Principal Fisheries Management Officer (Crustaceans)
Hilary Revill
1 Franklin Wharf
HOBART TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 3036
Email: hilary.revill@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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