Fisheries

Visit coronavirus (COVID-19) support for agriculture and support for fisheries for the latest information. Read Queensland border restriction information for industry.

We have changed the operating hours of some of our offices. Refer to our new operating hours for when offices are open to the public.

Prefer contactless? Call us on 13 25 23 or email us at info@daf.qld.gov.au with your enquiry.

Dedicated services including the Fishwatch hotline (1800 017 116), the National Emergency Animal Disease Hotline (1800 675 888) or the National Exotic Plant Pest Hotline (1800 084 881) are available as normal.

East coast black jewfish fishery CLOSED

The annual catch limit for the east coast has been reached. Black jewfish is a no-take species on the east coast for all fishers for the rest of the 2020 calendar year.

Please use the search box below if you are looking for Fisheries related information.