Report illegal fishing activities

You can report illegal fishing activities to Fishwatch on the 24 hour hotline: 1800 065 522.

Illegal activities

Illegal fishing activities include:

Information to give Fishwatch

Provide as much details as you can when reporting a suspected fishing offence.

Include:

  • Location of the offence.
  • The type of illegal activity.
  • A description of suspected offenders, including their clothing and any distinguishing features.
  • Names of the offenders if you know them. 
  • Registration numbers of vehicles, vessels, or trailers.
  • Date and time of the activity.
  • Any other information that may be relevant.

All information given to Fishwatch is treated with the strictest confidence.

Contact

Phone: 24 hour Fishwatch hotline on 1800 065 522.

Email: PIRSA.illegalfishing@sa.gov.au.

You can also report through the Recreational Fishing Guide app.

Post:

Fishwatch
GPO Box 1625
Adelaide
SA 5001

Page Last Reviewed: 11 Aug 2016
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