Recreational fishing in the public waters of the ACT does not require a licence, but you must comply with the Fisheries Act 2000.
The Strategy outlines how we can best continue to manage and restore our waterways. It includes action plans for threatened fish and riparian plants.
Learn about the decline of native freshwater fish in our region and the fish stocking plan for the ACT.
Carp are an introduced species and are considered the worst freshwater aquatic pest in south-eastern Australia, particularly within the Murray-Darling Basin.