PZJA Out of Session Decisions 15 December 2011

1.1 The PZJA NOTED the Communications strategy provided to announce structural adjustment in the Torres Strait Tropical Rock Lobster fishery

1.2 The PZJA AGREED to use the Communications strategy to announce structural adjustment in the Torres Strait Tropical Rock Lobster fishery taking into account that:

a) Consideration will be given to making a public announcement of the structural adjustment on Thursday Island in the Torres Strait with PZJA members present.

b) The Chair of the PZJA will issue a media release on behalf of the PZJA subsequent to any public announcement.

c) PZJA agencies will use the Communications Strategy as a tool to provide further information to their constituents subsequent to an announcement.