South Australia Squid Bag Limit
The information on this page may be outdated, please visit PIRSA Fisheries to ensure you comply to local laws.
South Australia Squid Fishing Overview
PIRSA Fisheries makes reference to Southern Calamari (Squid) scientifically known as “Sepioteuthis australis” and imposed a different bag limit for both Personal daily bag limit and also a Daily boat limit. There are currently no bag or boat limits for arrow squid.
In South Australia, recreational fishers using rods and lines don’t need a licence. Licences are required for recreational lobster pots, recreational nets, and for commercial fishing.
South Australia Squid Bag Limits And Restrictions
- Personal daily bag limit: A total of 15 including squid and cuttlefish
- Daily boat limit: A total of 45 including Southern Calamari (Squid) and cuttlefish
- Closure: The taking of all cephalopods (squid, cuttlefish and octopus) is prohibited at all times in the waters of False Bay, Spencer Gulf, near Whyalla
- Arrow Squid: No current restrictions apply to Arrow Squid
Last Checked: 19 / December / 2015