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Public comment and consultation

Open for public comment

​The following documents are open for public comment. Details on the commenting process is present in the relevant documents below. 

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​​Gascoyne demeral scalefish resource

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is seeking comment on the Draft Oceanic Pink Snapper Recovery Plan 2018-2037.

Information on the proposal is available in the following document:


If you are a recreational fisher or commercial fisher affected by this proposal you can provide your submission to the following organisations to enable a consolidated view from each fishing sector:
  • All recreational fishers should direct their comments on the proposal to Matt Gillett at Recfishwest at
  • All commercial fishers should direct their comments on the proposal to Angus Callander at the Industry Consultation Unit at

Alternatively, comments can be provided to Shane Walters at the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development at​.

Submissions close 5pm on Wednesday 27 November 2019.

Wednesday 5pm
27 No​​vember 2019​


Application by Central Regional TAFE for the Variation of an Aquaculture Licence – Invitation for Public Comment.

Pursuant to Administrative Guideline No. 1 Item 3.4.7, public comment is invited within 28 days of the date of this invitation on an application to vary Aquaculture Licence No. 1625 to include marine ornamental species to the licence operating at the land-based facility on the TAFE campus in Geraldton. 

Information on this application is available here.

If you wish to comment, please contact Clara Alvarez on or by mail to: 

Attention: Clara Alvarez
Aquaculture Branch
Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development
Locked Bag 39
Cloisters Square
Perth WA 6850

To ensure that your comment is taken into account, your submission must be received by 5pm on 13 November 2019.

​Wednesday 5pm
13 November 2019
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