Agriculture and Water Resources
The Queensland Fisheries Joint Authority (QFJA) has responsibility for the management of the following fisheries in waters adjacent to Queensland: - Gulf of Carpentaria Inshore Fin Fish Fishery - Gulf of Carpentaria Line Fishery - Gulf of Carpentaria Developmental Fin Fish Trawl Fishery. These fisheries are managed in accordance with the provisions of the Queensland Fisheries Act 1994. Members include the Commonwealth and Queensland ministers with portfolio responsibilities for fisheries.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    H. Inter Jurisdictional and International Bodies

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Fisheries Management Act 1991

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

    7 February 1995

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