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Common name/sTench
Scientific name

Tinca tinca

Minimum legal size No minimum
Bag limit

No limit

Note: The 2022 Victorian Recreational Fishing Guide lists a bag limit of 5. This bag limit of 5 was changed to no limit as at 8 September, 2022.

Fishers are encouraged not to return tench to the water as they can impact other recreational species. Fishers are reminded it is illegal to transport live fish without appropriate VFA approval.