Peter is the principal of P.J. Neville & Associates, a consultancy firm dealing with natural resource management and inter Governmental/industry policy and strategic management issues. Peter was formally the Deputy Director-General of the Queensland Department of Primary Industries and its Director of Fisheries until his retirement in 2006. He has also served as the Chair of the FRDC and is currently Chair of Southmac AFMA. Peter has conducted fisheries consultancies across most States.