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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 24 July 2020

Published: 24 Jul 2020

Information about fishing vessel licence variations effective 26 July 2020

Published:
24 Jul 2020
Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 24 July 2020

Group

Licence

Reason

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

Non Sector

AO

Change in catch limit

NS Ling

EU waters of IV

1 tonne per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AO

Change in catch limit

WS Ling

EU and International waters of VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XII, XIV

1 tonne per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AO

Change in catch limit

NS Plaice

IV; EU waters of IIa

500 kgs per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AO

Change in catch limit

NS Lemon Sole/Witch

EU waters of IIa and IV

3 tonnes per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AO

Change in catch limit

NS Anglerfish

EU waters of IIa and IV

500 kg’s per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AO

Change in catch limit

WS Mackerel

IIIa and IV: EU waters of IIa, IIIbcd

4 tonnes per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

All

 

 

AO

Change in effort allocation

Edible Crab (cancer pagurus) and Spider crab (maja squinado)

VII

200 days per year (2020)

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AU

Change in catch limit

NS Ling

EU Waters of IV

1 tonne per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AU

Change in catch limit

WS Ling

EU and International waters of VI, VII, VII, IX, X, XII, xIv

1 tonne per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non Sector

AU

Change in catch limit

WS Mackerel

VI, VII, VIIIabde; EU and international waters of vb; International waters of IIa, XII and XIV

4 tonnes per month

0001 hours on 1 August 2020

Non-PO

(Moray Firth)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel 

EU Waters of IIa, IIIbcd; IV

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes

0001 hours on 26 July 2020 – 2359 8 August 2020

Non-PO

(Shetland)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

EU Waters of IIa, IIIbcd; IVa (North of 59’ 30’N)

Fortnightly catch limit of 1 tonnes

0001 hours on 26 July 2020 – 2359 8 August 2020

Non-PO

(Orkney)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

EU Waters of IIa, IIIbcd; IVa (North of 58’ 30’N and South of 59’ 30’N)

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes

0001 hours on 26 July 2020 – 2359 8 August 2020

Non-PO

(IVb)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

IVb (North of 53’ 30’N and South of 57’ 30’ N)

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes

0001 hours on 26 July 2020 – 2359 8 August 2020

 

Fisheries closures table 2020:- showing the current status of fish stocks following the issue and publication of the above variations (if any).

Fishing vessel quota limits tables 2020:- showing the quota limits applicable to both 10m and under non-PO and over 10m non-sector vessels.