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Fishing vessel weekly licence variations 4 September 2020

Scottish fishing vessel licence variations effective 6 September 2020

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Group

Licence

Reason

Species

Area of Sea

Limit

Effective Date

All vessels over 15m in length in all groups

AO

Q3 Update

Scallops

VII

55 days

0001 hours on 6 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 30 September 2020

10m and under – Non-PO

AU

Opening

Cod

IV; EU Waters of IIa

750 Kg per month

0001 hours on 6 September 2020

10m and under – Non-PO

AU

Change to catch limit

Plaice

IV; EU Waters of IIa

3 tonnes per quarter

0001 hours on 6 September 2020

Non-PO

(Moray Firth)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel 

EU Waters of IIa, IIIbcd; IV

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes

0001 hours on 6 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 19 September 2020

Non-PO

(Shetland)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

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

Fortnightly catch limit of 1 tonne per fortnight

0001 hours on 6 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 19 September 2020

Non-PO

(Orkney)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

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

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes

0001 hours on 6 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 19 September 2020

Non-PO

(IVb)

AU

Change in catch limit

Mackerel

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

Fortnightly catch limit of 2 tonnes

0001 hours on 6 September 2020 – 2359 hours on 19 September 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.

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