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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 30 April 2021

Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 30 April 2021

Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 30 April 2021

Producer Organisation/Non-Producer Organisation Group

Type of Licence

Licence Conditions Text Amendment

Effective Date

ALL 10m and under groups and
ALL over 10m groups

ALL
paragraph 5.28 and 5.29

Paragraph 5.28 and 5.29

Mandatory Controls Over Wild Wrasse Harvesting

 

5.28    From 00:00 on 1st May 2021, the vessel to which this licence relates may not fish for or harvest wild wrasse of any species within the Scottish zone (as defined by section 126(1) of the Scotland Act 1998, as amended) save for where a letter of derogation (“Letter of Derogation”) has been granted to the licence holder of the vessel by the Scottish Ministers and subject always to condition 5.29. 

 

 

5.29       Where a Letter of Derogation is granted in terms of condition  5.28 above, the licence conditions set out in the Annex to the Letter of Derogation shall apply(https://www.gov.scot/publications/licence-conditions-applying-to-the-derogation-enabling-the-harvesting-of-wild-wrasse/)

 

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

 

Producer Organisation/Non-Producer Organisation Group

Type of Licence

Reason

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Cod

IV; EU Waters of IIA

500kgs per month

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Saithe

IIIa & IV; EU Waters of IIa, IIIbc

750kgs per month

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Plaice

IV; EU waters of IIa

2.5 tonnes per quarter

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Angerfish

EU waters of IIa & IV

5 tonnes per quarter

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Lemon Sole/Witchs

EU waters of IIa & IV

1.5 tonnes per quarter

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Skates & Rays

EU waters of IIa & IV

1 tonne per month

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Skates & Rays

Vla-b & Vlla-c, e-k

1.5 tonnes per month

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Ling

EU waters of IV

1 tonne per month

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Ling

EU and International waters of VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XII, XIV

2 tonnes per month

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Anglerfish

VI; EU and International waters of XII & XIV

1.5 tonnes per month

0001 hours on 1 May 2021

10 Metre and Under – Non PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Haddock

EU and International waters of Vb & VIa

1 tonne per month

0001 hours on 1 May 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).