Salmonid Industry Biosecurity Program - Submissions

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Submissions on the DRAFT Biosecurity (Salmonid Biosecurity Zon​es) Regulations 2022 and the DRAFT Biosecurity Program: Tasmanian Salmonid Industry closed on 20 June 2022.

The new Regulations and Biosecurity Program can be accessed here:

Biosecurity (Salmonid Biosecurity Zon​es) Regulations 2022

 Biosecurity Program: Tasmanian Salmonid Industry (PDF 2Mb)

 Certificate of Implementation of a Government Biosecurity Program - Tasmanian Salmonid Industry (PDF 369Kb)

A Public Consultation Summary Report has been prepared which provides:

  • details of each submission;
  • a summary of the major issues raised;
  • the response from NRE Tas; and
  • recommendations to the Minister.

A copy of the Public Consultation Summary Report is available here:

 Summary Public Consultation Report (PDF 675Kb)

Copies of submissions received in response to the public invitation to comment on the DRAFT Biosecurity (Salmonid Biosecurity Zones) Regulations 2022 and the DRAFT Biosecurity Program: Tasmanian Salmonid Industry can be found below.

(In accordance with Tasmanian Government policy, private address and contact details have not been published. Submissions that were marked 'commercial-in-confidence' have been redacted accordingly.)

 Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Australia Submission (PDF 63Kb)

 Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies - University of Tasmania Submission (PDF 231Kb)

 Tasman Peninsula Marine Protection Submission (PDF 260Kb)

 Tassal Group Submission (PDF 376Kb)

 Petuna Submission (PDF 191Kb)

 Tasmanian Salmon Growers Association Submission (PDF 965Kb)

 Neighbours of Fish Farming Submission (PDF 60Kb)

 Huon Aquaculture Submission (PDF 149Kb)

 Tasmanian Alliance for Marine Protection Submission (PDF 48Kb)

 Surfing Tasmania Inc. Submission (PDF 74Kb)

 Tasmanian Independent Science Council Submission (PDF 168Kb)​


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