Enforcement outcomes from 13FISH

31 December 2019 update

Since the inception of 13FISH in 2003, more than 8000 calls have resulted in:

  • the issuing of over 2150 infringement notices
  • 229 court prosecutions
  • 4,830 intelligence reports generated
  • the seizure of countless pieces of fishing equipment, and
  • a number of significant investigations undertaken

13FISH statistics 1 July 2019 - 31 December 2019

Quarter 1
(July- Sept 2019)

Quarter 2
(Oct - Dec 2019)  

Total 13FISH Calls Received

274

525

Infringement Notices issued

14

31

Court Prosecutions

3

2

Official Warnings issued

7

21

Information Reports submitted

32

56

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See here for past 13FISH enforcement outcomes