Enforcement outcomes from 13FISH

2019 – 2020 year update

Since the inception of 13FISH in 2003, more than 10000 calls have resulted in:

  • the issuing of over 2285 infringement notices
  • 240 court prosecutions
  • 5,030 intelligence reports generated
  • the seizure of countless pieces of fishing equipment, and
  • a number of significant investigations undertaken

13FISH statistics 1 July 2019 - 30 June 2020

July 2019 – June 2020

Total 13FISH Calls Received

2050

Infringement Notices

135

Court Prosecutions

8

Official Warnings Issued

110

Information Reports Submitted

205

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