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Netting Laws

NOTICE: Fishing regulations relating to the use of nets, traps and other fishing equipment vary throughout Australia and are subject to change under the management of the relevant government authorities. It is advised to check local regulations prior to using this equipment to ensure that you are legally permitted to do so:

Queensland:
www.daff.qld.gov.au/fisheries/recreational/rules-regulations

New South Wales:
http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fisheries/recreational/regulations

Australian Capital Territory:
http://www.environment.act.gov.au/cpr/fish/recreational_fishing_in_the_act/fishing_in_the_act

Victoria:
http://agriculture.vic.gov.au/fisheries/recreational-fishing/recreational-fishing-guide/permitted-fishing-equipment

Tasmania:
http://dpipwe.tas.gov.au/sea-fishing-aquaculture/recreational-fishing

South Australia:
http://www.pir.sa.gov.au/fisheries/recreational_fishing

Western Australia:
http://www.fish.wa.gov.au/fishing-and-aquaculture/recreational-fishing/recreational-fishing-rules

Northern Territory:
https://nt.gov.au/marine/recreational-fishing