Certifier : 
Control Union (UK) Limited
Certified status : 
In Assessment

Assessments

The MSC Fisheries Standard is used to assess if a fishery is well-managed and sustainable. More about how the standard is used, what is assessed and the process.

Interested in contributing as a stakeholder? See how you can engage with a fishery assessment.

  • Recently uploaded documents
    Documents Published On Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report = Open consultation 19 Jan 2023 1 files
    Fishery announcement template 19 Jan 2023 1 files
    Timeline: Assessment timeline 17 Jan 2023 1 files
    Variation Response 13 Jan 2023 1 files
    Variation Request 10 Jan 2023 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
    Document Title File Type Published On
    Variation Response PDF (124.15 Kb) 13 Jan 2023
    Variation Request PDF (432.24 Kb) 10 Jan 2023
  • Initial assessment (started 2023)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2907 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines): All set types combined 34 (Atlantic, Eastern Central), 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)
      UoC-2906 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines): All set types combined 34 (Atlantic, Eastern Central), 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 19 Jan 2023 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 19 Jan 2023 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 17 Jan 2023 1 files