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Weekly Licence Variations: w/b 16 June 2017

Notice to Vessel Owners/Masters/Charterers/Nominees

The information contained on this web page constitutes a Notice in accordance with Article 3(2)(c)(ii) of The Sea Fishing (Licences and Notices) (Scotland) Regulations 2011, and has the effect of varying the authority and conditions of all licences previously issued by the Scottish Ministers to vessels in membership of the groups indicated.

This means that a relevant entry on this web page may remove or alter any authority a licence recipient may have had to fish for the stocks listed in that relevant entry. Where the authority to fish for a particular species has been removed through this web page, it will be an offence to retain on board, land or trans-ship any quantity of that species of sea fish.

Non-compliance will be subject to enforcement action.

Weekly Licence Variations

Friday 16 June 2017

Producer Organisation/Non-Producer Organisation Group
Type(s) of Licence
Reason
Species
Area(s) of Sea
Limit
Effective Date
There are no variations this week – please check again next week
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* The following details clarify the current situation regarding the catch limits for west coast Nephrops *
10m & Under Non-PO
 
Category A (10m & Under)
Change to Limit
Nephrops
VI, EU and International Waters of Vb Nephrops
15 tonnes per quarter
0001 hours on 01/04/2017
Non-Sector
 
Category A & Category B
Change to Limit
Nephrops
VI, EU and International Waters of Vb Nephrops
25 tonnes per quarter
0001 hours on 11/06/2017

2017 Closures Table:- showing the current status of fishing stocks following the issue and publication of the above variations (if any).

2017 Quota Limits Tables:- showing the quota limits applicable to both 10m and Under Non-PO and Over 10m Non-Sector vessels. Please note: these tables are for information only and you should always refer to your licence and the variations thereof in the first instance.