Enforcement outcomes 2019-2020
Compliance statistics 2019-2020
The Victorian Fisheries Authority collects annual compliance statistics to report to the general public and our stakeholders. The statistics provide an overview of our annual compliance priorities and results from enforcement activities carried out in Victoria by Fisheries Officers.
Numbers of fisheries inspections undertaken
Fisheries Officers conducted over 42,300 inspections during the period between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020.
Tables below detailing the number of inspections and enforcement outcomes summarised by fishing sector conducted by Fisheries Officers between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020.
Commercial fishing inspections
Marine safety inspections
Recreational fishing inspections
Marine Park activities
Marine Park inspections
Marine Park patrols
Verbal warning given
Official warning issued
Infringement notice issued
Prosecution briefs submitted
|Note: Commercial fishing includes inspections of wholesale / retail premises.|