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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 18 September 2020

Published: 18 Sep 2020

Scottish fishing vessel licence variations effective 20 September 2020

Published:
18 Sep 2020
Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 18 September 2020
Group Licence Category Reason for change Species Sea Area Limit Variation effective date
Non-PO AO Change in catch limit Nephrops EU waters of IIa and IV Quarterly catch limit (Jul-Sep) of 35 tonnes 0001hrs on 20 September
             

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 20 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 3 October 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 tonne per fortnight

0001 hours on 20 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 3 October 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 20 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 3 October 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 20 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 3 October 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.