Below is a list of the research currently being commissioned by AFMA.

Project Code Project Title Start / End Date Total Cost
150818 ETBF Size Monitoring Program 2015-19 – Kevin Williams WW Fisheries Australia P/L August 2015/ December 2019 $416,500
170802 Fish Ageing and Length Frequency for the SESSF – Fish Ageing Services August 2017/May 2020 $698,529
170813 Data management, assessment and implementation of HS for Australia’s Tropical Tuna – Rob Campbell CSIRO August 2017/ October 2020 $443,389
170819 NPF Integrated Monitoring Program 2018-2021 – Rob Kenyon CSIRO September 2018/ May 2021 $1,112,202
170824 SESSF Stock Assessments 2018-2021 – Geoff Tuck CSIRO September 2018/ May 2020 $763,732
170826 GHAT CPUE calculation methodology – Miriana Sporcic CSIRO September 2018 extended to March 2020  $60,715
170830 Macquarie Island Toothfish Stock Assessment – Rich Hillary, CSIRO September 2018/ December 2019 $176,228
170833 NPF Stock Assessment 2018-2021 – Trevor Hutton CSIRO September 2018/ September 2021 $639,137
170835 NPF Annual Analysis of CMO – Gary Fry CSIRO August 2018/ December 2020 $135,175
170836 NPF Fishing Power Analysis – Judy Upston CSIRO September 2018/ September 2019 $87,318
170837 SBT Developing an independent estimate of size and age at maturity – Jessica Farley CSIRO September 2018 extended to September 2019 $45,000
190800 SESSF Stock Assessments 2018-2021 – Geoff Tuck CSIRO February 2020/ May 2022 $1,255,242
190801 SESSF Pre-1998 data review –Matt Koopman Fishwell Consulting July 2019/ December 2019 $24,920
190802 SBT Intersessional Science 2019-22 – Ann Preece CSIRO July 2019 / June 2020 $240,000
190803 Monitoring and assessment of the SPF-  Tim Ward SARDI September 2019/ May 2022 $305,000
190804 Spawning biomass of Blue Mackerel and Australian sardine in the East sub-area of the SPF – Tim Ward SARDI August 2019/ February 2021 $550,000
190805 Updated NPF species distribution data, models and sampling schemes – Judy Upston CSIRO July 2019/ February 2021 $233,465
190806 Revising the ETBF Billfish Harvest Strategy – Rich Hilary CSIRO June 2019/ October 2020 $228,212
190807 BSCZSF2020-2022 surveys – Ian Knuckey Fishwell Consulting August 2019/ June 2022 $200,585
190810 Spawning biomass of Jack Mackerel in the East sub-area of the SPF – Tim Ward SARDI August 2019/ February 2020 $200,000
190811 Eastern zone orange roughy spawning biomass 2019 – Simon Boag SETFIA July 2019/ June 2020 $221,167
190813 ISMP Data services 2019 – Paul Burch CSIRO August 2019/ January 2020 $183,650
190815 Flexible Ecological Risk Assessments – Miriana Sporcic CSIRO July 2019/ February 2021 $100,000
190819 Development and simulation testing of a HS for red leg banana prawns in the NPF – Trevor Hutton CSIRO May 2019/ May 2020 $104,024
190825 FIS, stock assessment, HS and RBC calculation for the TS TRL fishery – Eva Plaganyi CSIRO May 2019/ June 2022 $868,142
190826 TS BDM stock survey – Nicole Murphy CSIRO August 2019/ December 2020 $289,239
190827 Developing an approach for measuring the non commercial fishing in Torres Strait – Kenny Bedford DML Conulting August 2019/ May 2020 $40,000
190829 MSE for the TS Prawn fishery – Clive Turnbull July 2019/ May 2020 $9,000
190830 Climate variability and change relevant to key fisheries resources in the TS – Leo Dutra CSIRO August 2019 / June 2020 $45,000
190831 Spanish mackerel stock assessment, with appraisal of environmental drives – Rik Buckworth Sea sense Australia Pty Ltd August 2019/ March 2021 $89,375
190832 Enhancing biological data inputs to TS Spanish mackerel stock assessment – Joanne Langstreth QDAF August 2019/ June 2020 $79,400