Chairs sought for Management Advisory Committees

AFMA is seeking applications for chairpersons of various management advisory committees (MAC), for the next three year terms, from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021.

The fisheries are the Northern Prawn Fishery (NORMAC), Tropical Tuna Fisheries (TTMAC), and Sub Antarctic Fisheries (SouthMAC).

Management advisory committees are statutory bodies that provide AFMA with management advice. They report to the AFMA Commission on policy and operational matters, where relevant, relating to the management of Commonwealth fisheries, including scientific, research and other information about the status of fish stocks and the impact of fishing on the marine environment.


Applications need to be submitted to AFMA before close of business February 9, 2018


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