Instrument of Exemptions (IOE)
Below you can view/download the latest Instrument of Exemptions (IOE) relevant to your fishing operations:
Back of Boat lobsters exemption for fishers
Allows for a fisher to land up to a maximum of 999 back of boat lobsters in respect of a trip. It also allows for a fisher to consign up to 50 back of boat lobsters per landing to a registered receiver.
Back of Boat lobsters exemption for registered receivers
Allows registered receiver to receive up to 50 back of boat lobsters per landing taken under the authority of a West Coast Rock Lobster Managed Fishery Licence (MFL), without completing the reporting requirements of a registered receiver.