Tiger Flathead Regulations


SpeciesPlatycephalus richardsoni
Common NameTiger Flathead
Main Commercial GearDanish Seine
Commercial Gear LicenceScalefish Fishing Licence, Danish Seine Licence
Recreational Possession Limit (Individuals)30 (sand and tiger flathead combined)
Recreational Bag Limit (Individuals)20 (Southern Sand and Tiger Flathead combined, no more than 10 Sand 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 (NRE, Tas) website at the link: