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Marine and fisheries compliance: implementation of control regulation weighing

Published: 21 Aug 2015

Guidance on European regulations requiring all catches to be weighed.

Published:
21 Aug 2015
Marine and fisheries compliance: implementation of control regulation weighing

Council Regulation (EC) No 1224/2009 (Control Regulation)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) N0 404/2011

Sampling Plans – Control Plans – Common Control Programmes

European regulations require all catches to be weighed. Please see the documents below for further details. 

From 18 February 2013 all operators have had to meet the obligation to weigh catches.