Assessment of the Western Australian South Coast Crustean Fishery 2004
Assessment of the ecological sustainability of management arrangements for the Western Australian South Coast Crustean Fishery
Department of the Environment and Heritage, September 2004
ISBN 0 6425 4978 8
About the report
The Department of Fisheries, Western Australia (DoF) has submitted a document for assessment under Parts 13 and 13A of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The document - Final Application to the Australian Government Department of Environment and Heritage (the submission) was received by the Department of the Environment and Heritage (DEH) in July 2004. The submission was released for a thirty-day public comment period that expired on 9 August 2004. One public comment was received and DoF provided a response to the issues raised. No changes were made to the submission as a result of public comment.
The submission reports on the South Coast Crustacean (SCC) Fishery against the Australian Government Guidelines for the Ecologically Sustainable Management of Fisheries. The DEH assessment considers the submission, associated documents, public comment and DoF's response to the comment.