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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 24 September 2021

Published: 24 Sep 2021

Scottish fishing vessel licence variations announced on 24 September 2021

Published:
24 Sep 2021
Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 24 September 2021

Fishing vessel quota limits tables 2021 - showing the quota limits applicable to both 10m and under non-PO and over 10m non-sector vessels.

Fisheries closures table 2021 - showing the current status of fish stocks following the issue and publication of the above variations (if any).

Group

Type of Licence

Reason

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

All vessels over 15m in length in all groups

AO

Q4 effort allocation confirmed

Scallops

VII

65 days for Q4 (1 October 2021 – 31 December 2021)

0001 hours on 1 October 2021

 

 

 

 

Below is a reminder of the current fortnightly catch limits of the applicable mackerel stocks.

Producer Organisation/Non-Producer Organisation Group

Type of Licence

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

(Moray Firth)

AU

Mackerel

Moray Firth

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes  

0001 hours on 19 September 2021 – 2359 hours on 2 October 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

(Shetland)

AU

Mackerel

Shetland

Fortnightly catch limit of 1.6 tonnes  

0001 hours on 19 September 2021 – 2359 hours on 2 October 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

 

(Orkney)

AU

Mackerel

Orkney

Fortnightly catch limit of 1 tonne  

0001 hours on 19 September 2021 – 2359 hours on 2 October 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

 

(IVb)

AU

Mackerel

IVb

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes 

0001 hours on 19 September 2021 – 2359 hours on 2 October 2021