Consultation and voting timeline

STAGE ONE: Online engagement on Consultation Paper – CLOSED 
31 August – 21 September 2018

Recreational fishers were invited to submit their views on the formation, structure and function of a new Minister's Recreational Fishing Advisory Council body, an advisory group to directly engage with the Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development on recreational fishing issues.

Thank you to those who contributed their feedback. You can read the results of the consultation.

Read more about stage one of the consultation.


STAGE TWO: Nominations Open - CLOSED 

17 December 2018 – 11 February 2019

Members of the recreational fishing community were invited to nominate for a role on the Minister’s Recreational Fishing Advisory Council.



18 February 2019 – 18 March 2019

Members of the recreational fishing community are invited to vote for candidates.


STAGE FOUR: Council members announced

By April 2019