PZJA Out of Session decision (OOS) - Torres Strait Prawn Fishery 2016-2018 Total Allowable Effort limits
26 November 2015
Torres Strait Prawn Fishery – Setting of the 2016-2018 Total Allowable Effort limits
- NOTED that the Torres Strait Prawn Management Advisory Committee met in June 2015 and recommended the Total Allowable Effort (TAE) be set at 9 200 days for three years starting in 2016.
- NOTED that the TAE of 9 200 nights is consistent with the Torres Strait Prawn Fishery Management Plan 2009, Torres Strait Prawn Fishery (TSPF) Harvest Strategy and PZJA sustainability reference points.
- AGREED to set the TAE in the TSPF at 9 200 nights for the 2016-2018 fishing seasons.