Abalone Management Plan Amendments

​​No management plan amendments are currently open for public comment. A summary of

changes from past rock lobster management plan reviews is available below.​

Fisheries (General and Fees) Regulations Amendments 2019

Public comment on these proposals closed on 23 March 2019

Amendments relating to increasing the commercial size limit for blacklip abalone in area A (from Whale Head to Wild Wave River) from 140 mm to 145 mm be made to the Fisheries (General and Fees) Regulations 2016 were released for consultation in early 2019.

All submissions are considered in the final preparation of the management plan and addressed in a report to the Minister.


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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