Regulations relating to recreational scalefish and shark fishing including area, gear, size and possession limits.

In this Topic

  • Gear Restrictions
    Information on recreational fishing gear including nets, lines, hooks, rods, squid jigs, traps, spears and buoys.
  • How to Measure Scalefish and Shark
    How to measure different scalefish and shark species and rules to follow when removing shark fins.
  • Bait Restrictions
    Rules applying to the types of bait that can be used for sea fishing in Tasmania.
  • Be a Responsible Fisher
    Learn how to fish responsibly by using correct fishing and handling practices.


Recreational Fishing Enquiries
Level 3, 134 Macquarie St
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 3233, 1300 720 647