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
    Public comment draft report 27 Nov 2023 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement = Open consultation 27 Nov 2023 1 files
    Stakeholder input (PCDR) 27 Nov 2023 1 files
    Timeline: Assessment timeline 23 Nov 2023 1 files
    Gap analysis 30 Oct 2023 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
    Document Title File Type Published On
    Gap analysis PDF (261.33 Kb) 30 Oct 2023
    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)

    Public Comment Draft Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 27 Nov 2023 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 27 Nov 2023 1 files
    Stakeholder input (PCDR) 27 Nov 2023 1 files

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed Peer Reviewers 24 May 2023 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 19 Jan 2023 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 20 Sep 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 23 Nov 2023 1 files