East Coast Catch Cap

​The East Coast Catch Cap has been set at 104 tonnes for the 2021/22 season commencing on 1 March 2021.  

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 2021/22 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​ 2021/22

​Quota year 2021/22
Catch Cap 104 tonnes​
​Total Tonnes
Caught
Total Uncaught​ ​% of Catch Cap Taken
​March 2021
21.25
82.75​
20.43
​April 2021*
2.35
80.40
2.26
​May 2021


​June 2021


​July 2021



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​October 2021
​November 2021

​December 2021



​January 2022
February 2022
​TOTAL23.60
​80.40
22.69

*Catch as of quota dockets received​ 16 April 2021

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

 

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Map of East Coast Rock​ Lobster Catch-Cap Area

East Coast Catch-Cap Area 
 



Contact

Principal Fisheries Management Officer (Crustaceans)
Hilary Revill
Level 3, 134 Macquarie Street
GPO Box 44
HOBART TAS 7001
Phone: 03 6165 3036
Email: hilary.revill@dpipwe.tas.gov.au

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