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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 25 June 2021

Published: 25 Jun 2021

Scottish fishing vessel licence variations announced on the 25 June 2021

Published:
25 Jun 2021
Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 25 June 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

AO

Q3 effort allocation confirmed

Scallops

VII

80 days for Q3 (1 July – 30 Sep)

0001 hours on 1 July 2021

HANDLINE MACKEREL

10mu non-PO

(Moray Firth)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

NS (IVabc)

Fortnightly limit of 2 tonnes 

0001 27 June 2021 – 2359 10 July 2021

10mu non-PO

(Shetland)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

NS (IVabc)

Fortnightly limit of 1 tonne  

0001 27 June 2021 – 2359 10 July 2021

10mu non-PO

(Orkney)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

NS (IVabc)

Fortnightly limit of 1 tonne

0001 27 June 2021 – 2359 10 July 2021

10mu non-PO

(IVb)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

NS (IVabc)

Fortnightly limit of 1 tonne  

0001 27 June 2021 – 2359 10 July 2021

Other AU non-sector variations

10mu non-PO

 

AU

Change in catch limit

Nephrops

NS

Quarterly limit of 30 tonnes

0001 1 July 2021

10mu non-PO

AU

Change in catch limit

Nephrops

WS

Quarterly limit of 30 tonnes

0001 1 July 2021

Over 10m non-sector variations

>10m non-PO

 

AO

Change in catch limit

Nephrops

NS

Quarterly limit of 30 tonnes

0001 1 July 2021

>10m non-PO

 

AO

Change in catch limit

Nephrops

WS

Quarterly limit of 30 tonnes

0001 1 July 2021

>10m non-PO

 

AO

Change in catch limit

Anglerfish

WS

Monthly limit of 500 kgs

0001 1 July 2021

>10m non-PO

 

AO

Change in catch limit

Anglerfish

NS

Monthly limit of 1 tonne

0001 1 July 2021

>10m non-PO

 

AO

Change in catch limit

Skates / Rays

NS

Monthly limit of 500 kgs

0001 1 July 2021

>10m non-PO

 

AO

Change in catch limit

Skates / Rays

VI, VIIa-c VIIe-k

Monthly limit of 500 kgs

0001 1 July 2021

>10m non-PO

 

AO

Change in catch limit

Saithe

NS

Monthly limit of 500 kgs

0001 1 July 2021