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.