PZJA Out of Session Decision 30 January 2011

Release of the draft Torres Strait Finfish Management Plan

The PZJA AGREED to release the draft Torres Strait Finfish Management Plan 2012 for public comment.

The PZJA NOTED that:
a. Extensive consultation has been conducted in developing the draft Torres Strait Finfish Management Plan 2012.

b. The Finfish Working Group, the Torres Strait Fisheries Management Advisory Committee, and PZJA agency officers have reviewed the draft Torres Strait Finfish Management Plan 2012, or an outline of the Plan, and have agreed to recommend that it is released for public comment.

c. That a communications strategy has been developed by PZJA agencies for consultation with stakeholders during the public comment period.

d. That the Finfish Working group and the Torres Strait Fisheries Management Advisory Committee have been provided with the draft Torres Strait Finfish Management Plan 2012 for their information.