Rock lobster pot registration

Rock lobster pots used by recreational fishers must be registered. Applications for pot registrations will be accepted 1 August each year until 31 May the following year. There is no limit to the total number of registrations that can be granted. Registrations must be renewed each year.

The following conditions apply:

  • You must be over 15 years of age.
  • Only 1 registration can be issued per person, with a maximum of 2 rock lobster pots per person.
  • Registration must be renewed each year.
  • You must pay the correct fee at the time of application.

Online registration

FishNet is a secure website that allows you to make payments for rock lobster pot registrations using Bizgate, the Government of South Australia’s secure payments gateway.

Go to FishNet for recreational rock lobster pot registration.

Please contact Fisheries Licencing if you are unsure about the success of your application.

Only MasterCard and Visa credit cards can be accepted for payment. Allow 7 working days for the processing and delivery of your registration.

Renewing registration

Recreational rock lobster pot registration holders will be sent a renewal application prior to 1 August each year.

If you are unable to renew your registration for that year you will need to re-apply using a registration form.

Renewal applications are accompanied with a tax invoice which you pay can pay either:

  • online with FishNet
  • using the payment methods referred to on the tax invoice.

When paying online:

  • Registration Number (RL ******) located at the top centre of your tax invoice.
  • Invoice ID (FI *******) located on the bottom right hand corner of your tax invoice.

Register and pay online using your credit card for the following:

Registration at Fisheries offices

Go to the:

  • Adelaide
  • Clare
  • Kingscote
  • Mount Gambier
  • Port Lincoln
  • Straun

See office locations.

Registration form

You can also register by downloading and completing the following form:

Rock lobster pot registration pack

You will receive:

  • registration certificate that expires at the end of the rock lobster season
  • recreational rock lobster fishing brochure
  • rock lobster measuring gauge
  • registration tags for each pot registered

when you have successfully registered or renewed your registration.

Lost tags

If you lose a tag:

There is a fee for the replacement of a rock lobster tag.

Contact

Office hours: 8.45 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday
Phone: (08) 8204 1370
Fax: (08) 8204 1388
Page Last Reviewed: 25 Feb 2015
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