Latest Fisheries Management News

Tonnes of deadly marine debris removed from Australia’s northern waters
Protect seamounts and ban bottom trawling right now
Applications for management advisory committee members close 10 Feb
Indian foodies lured by Australia’s Patagonian toothfish
AFMA Chair returns
Reminder to keep VMS switched
Members sought for Management Advisory Committees and Resource Assessment Groups of Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Commonwealth fisheries levy rates and arrangements for 2021‑22
Key fisheries committee members announced
Flexible regulations will see $3.1 billion productivity boost
Commonwealth fishers reach 100 per cent VMS compliance
AFMA seeking Chairs for range of MACs and RAGs
NRM Annual Reports Tabled
Securing Pacific coastal fisheries through community- based approaches
Improving discard reporting
World Fisheries Day 2021 hears calls to halt exploitation of fishers
Global fish stocks report misses mark
Western Australia celebrates World Fisheries Day
World Fisheries Day 2021
2021 AFMA Stakeholder Survey
Updated approved VMS units for Commonwealth fisheries
Virtual seminars focus on maritime security
Chairs sought for various Management Advisory Committees
Chairs sought for various Resource Assessment Groups
$7.4 million funding to expand sustainable community fisheries management in Pacific
Australian Border Force targeting illegal foreign fishing in Australia’s Northern waters
Update on IOT fisheries management
Antarctic research priority – public call for research proposals
Scientists call for an end to harmful fishing subsidies
We must fight harder for our Great Barrier Reef as global icon reaches 40 years of World Heritage
Public call for expressions of interest for potential AFMA funding
Fish scientists win hall of fame honour
Response to reports of Indonesian fishing boats close to Australian mainland
SESSF operators reminded to understand and follow State species possession and trip limits
Marine Aquaculture Research Bill out for public comment
Satellite tracker shows juvenile Antipodean albatross bycaught in high seas
Fish stocks report shows urgent reforms needed to counter climate crisis impacts
Public comment: Co-management in Commonwealth fisheries
Fishery status reports released 14 October
New working group fresh take on freshwater fisheries management
New general manager to lead Biosecurity Tasmania
Satellite Data Identifies Companies Fishing in High Seas
Commonwealth fisheries levy rates and arrangements for 2020-21
Northern Prawn Fishery benefiting from evolving co-management arrangements with industry
Mediterranean and Black Sea fisheries are turning corner on overexploitation
Fisheries Patrols uncover serious offences for native species
Public comment on: Upper-Slope Dogfish Management Strategy review
Urgent action is needed to reduce over-fishing and reform support to fisheries sector