Public consultation on the review of the Commonwealth Fisheries Harvest Strategy Policy and Guidelines

​The public comment period for the review of the Commonwealth Fisheries Harvest Strategy Policy and Guidelines was open from 9 November to 21 December 2012.

Interested parties were encouraged to indentify issues relevant to the review’s terms of reference, which related to the policy, guidelines and their implementation.

The discussion paper for the review was released on 9 November 2012 for a six week public consultation. The public consultation period closed on 21 December 2012, however submissions were accepted until 11 January 2013.

A stakeholder consultation report summarising some of the issues raised in submissions can be found below.

Submissions

Eleven submissions were received for the review of the Commonwealth Fisheries Harvest Strategy Policy and Guidelines and are available below. Published submissions may not meet Australian Government accessibility requirements as they have not been prepared by the department.

Summary of submissions to the review of the harvest strategy policy PDF [700 KB]

Further information on the review of the harvest strategy policy, including the final report, can be found online.