Environmental assessment under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
Department of the Environment and Heritage, October 2005
ISBN 0 642 55208 8
About the report
The Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries (DPI&F) has submitted a document for assessment under Parts 13 and 13A of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The draft document Ecological Assessment of the Queensland Coral Reef Fin Fish Fishery (the submission) was received by the Department of the Environment and Heritage (DEH) in June 2005. The submission was released for a thirty-day public comment period that expired on 18 July 2005. No public comments were received.
The submission reports on the Coral Reef Fin Fish Fishery (CRFF) against the Australian Government Guidelines for the Ecologically Sustainable Management of Fisheries. The DEH assessment considers the submission and associated documents.