Seal licensing system: second review

This report is the second statutory review of the operation of the seal licensing system in Scotland under the Marine (Scotland) Act 2010 which covers the improvements since the last review and makes recommendations for the future operation of the system.


1. Data collected refers to the year preceding application. Therefore, "Year" represents the year of operation referred to on application (one year earlier than equivalent licence year applied for). Data is not available before 2015.

2. Year represents licensing year (e.g. 2015 = Feb 2015 – Jan 2016 etc.)



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