Vessel tracking

Vessel tracking units are required for certain commercial fishing industries.



Find out which fisheries are required to have vessel tracking units installed.

Approved units

Commercial fishers must purchase a vessel tracking unit approved by Fisheries Queensland.

Install a unit

How to activate your unit and nominate a boat contact.

Confirm unit is polling

You must confirm that your vessel tracking unit is polling before you commence a commercial fishing operation.

Operate a unit

Safety requirements, transferring units between boats, and what to do if your unit stops working during a fishing operation.