The framework will provide a clear way to allocate and re-allocate fishing resources. It will be applied to Commonwealth-managed fisheries. It will not impact state and territory managed fisheries.

Purpose of the survey

We are seeking your views to help:

  • define the problem of resource sharing
  • identify each sector’s needs from a resource sharing framework.

It is important that every interested person has a chance to comment. This will help us develop a framework that meets the needs of various stakeholders.

Share your feedback

We want to hear from you. Your feedback will help us design a resource sharing framework that reflects your needs.

Take our survey now. Submit your feedback by 21 October 2019.

You can also participate in future consultation. To get involved, provide your contact details in the survey.

What we will do

Your feedback will help inform a draft Commonwealth Fisheries Resource Sharing Framework.

We may contact you to participate in future feedback activities. We can only contact you if you provide your details when asked in the survey.

We will then release our draft framework for public feedback.

Take the survey now.

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