Environmental assessment under the EPBC Act
Department of the Environment and Heritage, November 2005
ISBN 0 6425 5197 9
About the assessment report
The Agriculture, Food and Fisheries Division of the Department of Primary Industries and Resources, South Australia (PIRSA) 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 South Australian Marine Scalefish Fishery (the submission) was received by the Department of the Environment and Heritage (DEH) in August 2005. The submission was released for a thirty-day public comment period that expired on 30 September, 2005. Two public comments were received. PIRSA provided a response to the issues raised, however no changes were made to the submission as a result of public comment.