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Have your say on proposed changes to Eastern Rock Lobster and Dusky Flathead recreational fishing ru

NSW DPI is undertaking community consultation on proposed changes to recreational fishing rules for Eastern Rock Lobster and Dusky Flathead.

The proposed changes for recreational fishers are: Eastern Rock Lobster – increase in bag limit from 2 to 3 per person. Dusky Flathead – introduction of a slot limit of 36 cm – 70 cm (previously only 1 over 70 cm) and reduction of bag limit from 10 to 5 per person.

NSW DPI are encouraging all recreational fishers and the community to have their say.

Please read the short consultation paper - https://bit.ly/3mjTjKy on the proposed changes prior to completing the online submission form.

For further information on these proposed changes, read the discussion paper and FAQs on the DPI website - www.dpi.nsw.gov/fishing