Recreational fishing an angling trust proposal on guidance to ministers on permitting angling as a safe activity for mental and physical wellbeing during the covid 19 crisis. More topics in this section.
The angling trust have brought all disciplines of angling together in presenting a blueprint for the safe resumption of recreational fishing which has led the way for the sporting sector.
Recreational fishing trust. Recreational fishing licence trust account 2018 2019 victorian fisheries authority 6 snobs creek fish production and stocking in 2018 19 recreational fishing licence rfl trust account receipts contributed 2 090 922 to the victorian fisheries authority s fish production and stocking budget. The amendment also provided for proceeds of the fee to be managed by way of dedicated trust funds for trust funds to be spent only on additional services for freshwater anglers and for the trust to be administered in consultation with rfnsw. Recreational fishing trust fund reports.
A cautionary note the angling trust has been steadfast in its support for our nhs and co operated fully with government s measures to. Nsw department of primary industries dpi group director recreational and aboriginal fisheries peter turnell said the dpi received more than 100. Any aquatic habitat rehabilitation projects received during the general recreational fishing trust funding round will be referred to the habitat action grants program or back to the applicant.
Dpi also carries out periodic surveys of recreational fishing licence. For further information on the habitat projects please contact the habitat action grants program coordinator on fish habitat dpi nsw gov au or phone 02. Income and expenditure from the trusts are subject to an annual audit and regular announcements are made about licence fee expenditure.
Report concerning how amounts paid into the recreational fishing licence trust account were disbursed in 2011 12 financial year receipts 2011 12 total receipts from rfl sales 300 411 rfl s sold as at 9 july 2012 including. For further information on the habitat projects please contact the habitat action. This includes 866 637 of the base amount of 920 000.
Trust fund summaries 2018 19 pdf 72 4 kb trust fund summaries 2017 18 pdf 100 7 kb trust fund summaries 2016 17 pdf 68 5 kb trust fund summaries 2015 16 pdf 93 5 kb trust fund summaries 2014 15 pdf 61 9 kb. The fisheries management act 1994 was amended in december 1997 to provide for re introduction of the recreational freshwater fishing fee. The nsw department of primary industries dpi has today announced which projects will receive a share in 15 million from the recreational fishing trust to improve recreational fishing in nsw.
Recreational fishing trust funding round. 30 784 three year licences 144 169 one year licences 31 228 28 day licences and 94 230 two day licences. Any aquatic habitat rehabilitation projects received during the general recreational fishing trust funding round will be referred to the habitat action grants program or back to the applicant.
Recreational fishing saltwater trust expenditure committee rfstec provides advice on expenditure priorities from the saltwater trust.