Scalefish Tiger Flathead Management


SpeciesPlatycephalus richardsoni
Common NameTiger Flathead
Main Commercial GearDanish Seine
Commercial Gear LicenceScalefish Fishing Licence, Danish Seine Licence
Recreational Possession Limit (Individuals)30
Recreational Bag Limit (Individuals)20 (Southern Sand and Tiger Flathead)
Minimum Size (mm total length)320
Main MarketLocal

Details on the current management controls for the Tasmanian Scalefish Fishery is provided on the Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Tasmania (NRE Tas) website at the link: