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Vessel tracking

Includes consultation report, trail summary report installation and maintenance standard, and final guideline and policy

Publication and resources

  • Standard questions for vessel tracking unit ...PDF

    To provide further options to industry, Fisheries Queensland is periodically assessing additional devices and providers. For an initial assessment of a device and/or provider, please complete the request form and email it to...

  • Obligation to nominate a mode of communication ...PDF

    Under the Fisheries (Commercial Fisheries) Regulation 2019, commercial fishers are required to nominate and maintain a mode of communication by which Fisheries Queensland may communicate with the person in control of the boat.

  • Vessel Tracking Consultation Report - Feedback ...PDF Popular

    This report provides an overview of the draft vessel tracking policy and guidelines consultation and summarises the feedback received from industry.

  • Vessel Tracking PolicyPDF Popular

    This policy describes which commercial fishing boats will be required to have vessel tracking units installed and operational, when commercial fishing boats will be required to have vessel tracking units installed and operational and...

  • Vessel Tracking GuidelinePDF Popular

    These guidelines have been developed to advise authority holders and commercial fishers on how to install and maintain a vessel tracking unit on their boat/s. These guidelines commence on the 1 January 2019.

  • Results of Vessel Tracking Units TrialPDF Popular

    Trial units were installed on net, line, crab, trawler and charter vessels and monitored for 10 months, for ease of installation, usability of mapping interface and reliability. This report outlines those findings.

  • Vessel Tracking Installation and Maintenance ...PDF Popular

    The Vessel Tracking Installation and Maintenance Standard provides information to technicians, installers and users of vessel tracking equipment and must be complied with when, configuring installing and maintaining vessel tracking...

Additional information

Field Value
Version 1.0
Category Business and industry
Licence Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Publication set custodian Agriculture and Fisheries

Publication set custodian

Agriculture and Fisheries

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Agriculture and Fisheries, Queensland Government, Vessel tracking, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 sourced on 17 January 2021


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