Stakeholder input

Stakeholder meetings

Mr Borthwick conducted face-to-face discussions with key government, industry, environment, scientific and other stakeholders throughout the course of the review, including the following:

  • Austral Fisheries
  • Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences
  • Australian Fisheries Management Authority
  • Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
  • Australian Government Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
  • Australian Institute of Marine Science
  • Australian Longline Pty Ltd
  • Australian Marine Conservation Society
  • Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security
  • Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation
  • Australian Southern Bluefin Tuna Industry Association (formerly the Tuna Boat Owners Association)
  • Commonwealth Fisheries Association / National Seafood Industry Alliance
  • Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
  • Conservation Council SA
  • Conservation Council WA
  • Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (Qld)
  • Department of Fisheries (Western Australia)
  • Department of Primary Industries (New South Wales)
  • Department of Primary Industries (Victoria)
  • Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries (NT)
  • Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and the Environment (Tasmania)
  • Department of Primary Industries and Resources, South Australia
  • Environment Tasmania
  • Fisheries Research & Development Corporation
  • Greenpeace
  • Humane Society International
  • Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (University of Tasmania)
  • OnlyOnePlanet
  • PEW Charitable Trusts
  • Recreational Fishing Roundtable
  • Richey Fishing Co
  • Seafish Tasmania
  • Seafood Access Forum
  • South Australian Research and Development Institute
  • South East Trawl Fishing Association
  • Southern Shark Industry Alliance
  • Sydney Fish Markets
  • Tasmanian Association for Recreational Fishing (TARfish)
  • Tasmanian Game Fishing Association
  • Tasmanian Seafood Industry Council
  • Tuna Club of Tasmania
  • Western Australian Fishing Industry Council
  • Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission
  • WWF-Australia.

Submission received

Public submissions were sought from interested parties between Friday 28 September and Friday 26 October 2012. Submissions to the review have been made available here as far as possible.

In addition to the submissions made by the entities listed below, the review received a large volume of short emails from individuals containing the same or substantially similar content as was contained on a private webpage the review understood was established to facilitate contributions. This correspondence is not included in the list of submissions below but was logged as part of the review process.

Submissions are grouped below alphabetically by entity name or surname in the case of an individual.

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Last reviewed: 16 October 2020
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