Stewardship & Sustainability
  • Sound scientific advice and principles.
  • Long Term management approach designed around resource, economic and social sustainability targets.
  • International peer review of scientific advice.
  • Active and effective co-management between the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and the South Coast Rock Lobster industry working together on management and scientific issues.


Effort Limitations, Fishing Gear Restrictions, Catch Control and Limitations

Vessel Specifications, Vessel Monitoring System Compliance Record Keeping

Observer Program, Tagging Programme, Fishing Performance Measurements,

Marine Protected Areas, Marine Living Resources Act, Seabird & Seal Protection Act, Prevention of Pollution Act, Strict Permit Conditions Biomass Growth Targets, Total

Allowable Catch, Individual Quotas.