Small Pelagic Fishery (SPF)

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The Small Pelagic Fishery (SPF) extends from just above the Queensland/New South Wales border, typically outside three nautical miles, around southern Australia to a line at latitude 31° south (near Lancelin, north of Perth).

SPF at a glance
Facts and figures about the Small Pelagic Fishery including target species, number of licenses, fishing techniques used and management methods

SPF maps
Maps of the Small Pelagic Fishery

SPF notices and announcements
Notices and announcements for the Small Pelagic Fishery

SPF management
Information on management arrangements for the Small Pelagic Fishery and the South East Management Advisory Committee (South East MAC) and Small Pelagic Fishery Resource Assessment Group (SPFRAG)

SPF publications
List of current Small Pelagic Fishery publications

SPF FAQs
Up to date information about the Small Pelagic Fishery

Contact
Steve Shanks
Manager
Scallop, Norfolk Island, Coral Sea and Small Pelagic Fisheries
Telephone: (02) 6225 5388
Email: steve.shanks@afma.gov.au