Marine Scotland Management Rules 2016

David AndersonUncategorised

        CONTENTS SECTION SUBJECT PAGE       1 Introduction 3 2 Allocation of Scottish quotas 4/5 3 Recognition and Management of Producer Organisations 6/7 4 Scottish Quota Allocation Groups 8 5 International Quota Swaps and Transfers 9 6 Admission to, and movements from, the Scottish inshore ‘pools’ 10             Annex A … Read More

Management Rules 2016

David AndersonUncategorised

  Background   Aberdeen Fish Producers’ Organisation, Limited (“APO”) operates an individual quota (“IQ”) system. Within an IQ system, it is important the fish landings of each member vessel do not exceed the individual quota available to that vessel, otherwise APO will be required to cover such excess landings using quota belonging to other members of APO causing prejudice to … Read More

ICES Advice 2015


Science Advice for Main Stocks – Briefing at Marine Lab 1 June 2014 Advice has been drafted on the basis of one of the following (in order); 1. Management Plan 2. MSY (or transition to MSY) 3. Precautionary Approach 4. Implement Data-Limited Stocks procedure. In addition to the headline advice presented by ICES, they also produce an outlook table which … Read More