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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations: 28 February 2020

Summary of weekly fishing vessel licence variations.

Fishing vessel weekly licence variations: 28 February 2020

PO / Non-PO Group

Category

Change to conditions text

Effective date

ALL

AO, AU & AUP

Amendments to para 2.10 (AO), or 2.8 (AU & AUP), to amend by-catch per trip percentage limit.

“.. the vessel to which this licence relates may retain on board and land Whiting, caught in ICES Divisions Vb (EC Zone), VI, XII (International Waters) and XIV (International Waters) only insofar as such catches do not exceed 10% by live weight of the total catch retained on board the vessel during each fishing trip.”

0001 hours on 1 March 2020

 

Producer Organisation/Non-Producer Organisation Group

Type of Licence

Reason

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

Non-PO

AU

Change in limit

Saithe

IIIa and IV, EU waters of IIa, IIIbc

500kgs per month

0001 hours on 1 March 2020

Non-PO

AU

Change in limit

Cod

 IVa, EU waters of IIa

500kgs per month

0001 hours on 1 March 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. Please note: these tables are for information only and you should always refer to your licence and the variations thereof in the first instance.