Southern Sand Flathead Regulations


SpeciesPlatycephalus bassensis
Common NameSouthern Sand Flathead
Main Commercial GearHandline, Rod and Line, Gillnet
Commercial Gear LicenceScalefish Fishing Licence, Danish Seine Licence
Recreational Possession Limit (Individuals)30 (Sand and Tiger Flathead)
Recreational Bag Limit (Individuals)10
Minimum Size (mm total length)350
Main MarketLocal

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