Australian Fisheries Management Authority

AFMA is the Commonwealth agency that looks after Australia's offshore commercial fish resources and strives for the sustainable use of our fisheries on behalf of all Australians. AFMA generally manages commercial fisheries from 3 nautical miles out to the extent of the Australian Fishing Zone (200 nautical miles). The States and Northern Territory are responsible for the majority of recreational and commercial coastal and inland fishing, and inland and coastal aquaculture operations.

Field NameField Value
FOI Documents Released
FOI Disclosure Log URL
http://www.afma.gov.au/about/afma-disclosure-log/
Australian Business Number
ABN from business register
81098497517
Annual Report(s)
http://www.afma.gov.au/resource-centre/publications-and-forms/corporate/annual-report/
Contract Listing
Departmental and agency contracts, mandated by the Senate
http://www.afma.gov.au/resource-centre/publications-and-forms/corporate/external-reporting/
February 1992
Description
Description of roles and responsiblities of organisation
AFMA is the Commonwealth agency that looks after Australia's offshore commercial fish resources and strives for the sustainable use of our fisheries on behalf of all Australians. AFMA generally manages commercial fisheries from 3 nautical miles out to the extent of the Australian Fishing Zone (200 nautical miles). The States and Northern Territory are responsible for the majority of recreational and commercial coastal and inland fishing, and inland and coastal aquaculture operations.
2010-2011 employees
2010-2011 employees
210
Regulatory
Has FOI Documents Released in PDF
FOI Disclosure Log contains any PDFs
  1. http://www.afma.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/Doc.-1-ScallopRAG-18-Minutes_DRAFT-Minutes.pdf
Has RSS
  1. http://www.afma.gov.au/feed/rss/
Has Restrictive Licence
Has any page licenced under terms more restrictive than Crown Copyright
  1. http://www.afma.gov.au/about/copyright/
Information Publication Scheme
http://www.afma.gov.au/about/information-publication-scheme/
1/1/1970
Legal Services Expenditure
Legal Services Expenditure mandated by Legal Services Directions 2005
http://www.afma.gov.au/resource-centre/publications-and-forms/corporate/external-reporting/
Legislation
Legislation administered by or created for the establishment of this organisation
http://www.afma.gov.au/about/legislation-regulation/
Name
Name, most recent and broadest
Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Organisation Type
Org type based on legal formation via FMA/CAC legislation etc.
FMA-StatutoryAgency
Past/Other Names
Other names for organisation
  1. Australian Fisheries Management Authority
Parent Organisation
Parent organisation, usually a department of state
8c9421f852c441910bf1d93a57b31d64
Files/Records Held
Indexed lists of departmental and agency files, mandated by the Senate
http://www.afma.gov.au/resource-centre/publications-and-forms/corporate/external-reporting/
Same As
Same as other URLs/URIs for this entity
  1. http://www.directory.gov.au/directory?ea5_lf99_120.&organizationalUnit&a275d593-2625-4643-8293-03f47520bd47
1
Short Name
Name shortened, usually to an acronym
AFMA
Website
Website URL