AFMA is committed to managing Commonwealth fisheries resources for the benefit of the community as a whole. This means that co-operation and consultation with industry, government agencies and others with an interest in the sustainable management of the Commonwealth’s fisheries resources is vital.

Open consultation:

Public comment: Co-management in Commonwealth fisheries  closes 30 November 2021

Closed consultation:


Public comment on: Rebuilding strategies for orange roughy and blue warehou


Public comment on: Public comment on: Upper-Slope Dogfish Management Strategy review


Public comment on: Draft amendments to the Southern Bluefin Tuna Fishery Management Plan 1995


Public comment: review of Fisheries Management Paper 5 Exploration of Fish Resources

20 January 2020


Public comment: Review of the Gillnet Dolphin Mitigation Strategy and the Small Pelagic Fishery Dolphin Mitigation Strategy

14 December 2018