Welcome to ACWA

About ACWA

The Aquaculture Council of Western Australia Inc. (ACWA) is the incorporated peak body for the State’s aquaculture industry and is an industry group member of the WA Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC) and Seafood Industry Australia (SIA).

Established in 1981, ACWA is a member driven organisation working to provide industry leadership and cohesion in support of sustainable growth and innovation in WA aquaculture.  ACWA works closely with government to foster responsible industry development.

WA Aquaculture Development Plan

The State Government has recognised the future needs of aquaculture in Western Australia in the WA Aquaculture Development Plan. ACWA was consulted in developing the plan and is working closely with the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development on its implementation.