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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 23 October 2020

Published: 23 Oct 2020

Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 23 October 2020

Published:
23 Oct 2020
Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 23 October 2020

Producer Organisation/Non-Producer Organisation Group

Type of Licence

Reason

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

ALL over 15m vessels in ALL groups

AO

Effort allocation

Edible Crab (Cancer pagurus) and Spider Crab (Maja squinado)

VII

240 days per annum

0001 hours on 25 October 2020

 

A reminder of the current fortnightly mackerel catch limits for the below groups.

Group

Licence

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

Non-PO

(Moray Firth)

AU

Mackerel 

EU Waters of IIa, IIIbcd; IV

Fortnightly catch limit of 3 tonnes

0001 hours on 18 October 2020 – 2359 hours on 31 October 2020

Non-PO

(Shetland)

AU

Mackerel

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

Fortnightly catch limit of 3 tonnes

0001 hours on 18 October 2020 – 2359 hours on 31 October 2020

Non-PO

(Orkney)

AU

Mackerel

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

Fortnightly catch limit of 3 tonnes

0001 hours on 18 October 2020 – 2359 hours on 31 October 2020

Non-PO

(IVb)

AU

Mackerel

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

Fortnightly catch limit of 3 tonnes

0001 hours on 18 October 2020 – 2359 hours on 31 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.