Records may be claimed in the following categories:
- Saltwater Fly (For saltwater recognised species)
- Freshwater (For freshwater recognised species)
- Freshwater Fly (For freshwater recognised species)
- Landbased Saltwater (For anglers fishing from the land, bridge, pier and other structures or platforms that are not free floating).
3. Junior Male
4. Junior Female
5. Smallfry Male
6. Smallfry Female
7. All Tackle
Juniors - Persons who have not attained the age of 16 years. A Junior angler may hold Junior, men's or women's records and all tackle records if eligible.
Smallfry - Persons who have not attained the age of 11 years. A Smallfry angler can not claim a junior record but may claim men's or women's records and all tackle records if eligible.