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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 29 May 2020

Published: 29 May 2020

Summary of Scottish fishing licence variations effective 31 May 2020

Published:
29 May 2020
Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 29 May 2020

 

Group

Licence

Reason

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

Non Sector

AU

Change in catch limit

NS Haddock

IV; EU Waters of IIa

5 tonnes per week

0001 hours on 1 June 2020

Non Sector

AU

Change in catch limit

NS Saithe

IIIa & IV; EU Waters of IIa, IIIbc

1 tonne per week

0001 hours on 1 June 2020

Non Sector

AU

Change in catch limit

NS Whiting

IV; EU Waters of IIa

5 tonnes per week

0001 hours on 1 June 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 31 May 2020 – 2359 13 June 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 2 tonnes

0001 hours on 31 May 2020 – 2359 13 June 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 31 May 2020 – 2359 13 June 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 31 May 2020 – 2359 13 June 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.