Torres Strait Fish Receiver Licence Application Forms Now Available

A mandatory Fish Receiver System (FRS) will come into force for all Torres Strait fisheries except the Torres Strait Prawn Fishery from 1 December 2017.

From this date persons or business receiving (including buying) Torres Strait seafood will need to hold a Torres Strait Fish Receivers licence. Licenced fish receivers will only be allowed to receive product from licenced Torres Strait commercial fishers.

Licenced Torres Strait commercial fishers will only be allowed to dispose of their catch to licenced fish receivers.

Download and complete the application for a Torres Strait Fish Receiver Licence and return via post, fax or email.