Sydney Fish Market is a proud supporter of the Australian Fish Names Standard (AS 5300-2019). Since June 2005, Sydney Fish Market has incorporated the Australian Fish Names Standard into its operations.In March 2007, the Australian Fish Names List became an Australian Standard. The standard:
The Standard specifies that:
The need for standard fish names:
The Australian Fish Names Standard is funded and hosted by the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation. The development and maintenance of this standard is the responsibility of the Fish Names Committee and comprises representatives from key seafood industry stakeholders (seafood producers, marketers, retailers, wholesalers, restaurants, seafood processors and importers), government and world’s best fisheries taxonomists and fisheries scientists.End users and the general public are also consulted widely on applications under consideration by the Fish Names Committee. For further information on The Australian Fish Names Standard and/or to access the Fish Names Database, please visit FRDC's Fish Names website.