Certifier : 
Acoura Marine Limited trading as LRQA
Certified status : 
Combined with another assessment
Certified since : 
28 Jul 2011
Certificate expires : 
30 Apr 2017

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.

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Please note this fishery is covered by another assessment - British Columbia salmon

  • Recently uploaded documents
    Documents Published On Files
    Variation Response 20 Dec 2016 1 files
    Variation Request 13 Dec 2016 1 files
    List of client group members 23 Nov 2016 1 files
    Variation Request 24 May 2016 1 files
    Vessel List 10 Feb 2016 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
    Document Title File Type Published On
    Variation Request PDF (400.46 Kb) 24 May 2016
    Vessel List PDF (100.54 Kb) 10 Feb 2016
    List of client group members PDF (100.20 Kb) 13 Jul 2015
  • Initial Assessment (started 2008)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-0223 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0221 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0222 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0218 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0220 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0219 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0215 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0217 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0216 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)

    Public certification report and certificate issue

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report 28 Jul 2011 1 files
    Public certification announcement 28 Jul 2011 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    List of client group members PDF (71.40 Kb) 09 Sep 2011
    Variation Request PDF (400.34 Kb) 02 Nov 2016
    Variation Response PDF (200.10 Kb) 02 Nov 2016
    Variation Request PDF (543.96 Kb) 13 Dec 2016
    Variation Response PDF (239.25 Kb) 20 Dec 2016
    Variation Request PDF (276.52 Kb) 28 Jul 2011
    Other: Certificate sharing agreement PDF (68.17 Kb) 28 Jul 2011
    Variation Response PDF (162.65 Kb) 28 Jul 2011
    List of client group members PDF (71.40 Kb) 05 Mar 2012
    List of client group members PDF (72.08 Kb) 05 Mar 2012

    Final assessment report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final report and determination 30 Jun 2011 1 files
    Final report and determination announcement 30 Jun 2011 1 files

    Public review of the draft assessment report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 07 Dec 2010 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 07 Dec 2010 1 files

    Client and peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 29 Jul 2009 1 files

    Information gathering, stakeholder meetings and scoring

    Documents Published on Files
    Site visit announcement 10 Dec 2008 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Stakeholder Announcement: Client information submission PDF (27.10 Kb) 10 Jun 2009
    Other: Certification unit profile for the north coast and central coast pink salmon PDF (1285.42 Kb) 10 Jun 2009
    Other: Certification unit profile for the inner south coast pink salmon (excluding Fraser River) PDF (1247.06 Kb) 10 Jun 2009
    Other: Management summary for the British Columbia pink and chum salmon fisheries PDF (1977.15 Kb) 10 Jun 2009
    Other: Certification unit profile for the Fraser River pink salmon PDF (1003.80 Kb) 10 Jun 2009

    Defining the assessment tree

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment tree announcement 23 May 2008 2 files
    Assessment tree confirmation 03 Dec 2008 1 files

    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation

    Documents Published on Files
    Stakeholder announcement 07 Jan 2008 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    List of client group members PDF (99.69 Kb) 31 Oct 2016

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation 07 Jan 2008 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2013)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-0223 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0221 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0222 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0218 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0220 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0219 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0215 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0216 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0217 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 13 Aug 2013 1 files
    Surveillance report 04 Feb 2014 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    List of client group members PDF (77.54 Kb) 27 Nov 2013
    List of client group members PDF (99.69 Kb) 23 Nov 2016
    Variation Response PDF (183.38 Kb) 07 Jan 2014
    Variation Request PDF (303.31 Kb) 07 Jan 2014
    Variation Response PDF (183.37 Kb) 08 Oct 2013
    Variation Request PDF (293.41 Kb) 30 Sep 2013

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2012)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-0222 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0221 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0223 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Gillnets And Entangling Nets - Gillnets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0219 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0218 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0220 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0216 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0217 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)
      UoC-0215 Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) Seine Nets 67 (Pacific, Northeast)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 17 Apr 2012 1 files
    Surveillance report 20 Sep 2012 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    List of client group members PDF (36.39 Kb) 17 Apr 2013
    Variation Request PDF (269.03 Kb) 15 May 2012
    Variation Response PDF (186.27 Kb) 15 May 2012