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
    Timeline: Assessment timeline 20 Jan 2023 1 files
    Stakeholder Announcement: Accepted variation 28 Nov 2022 1 files
    Variation Response 17 Nov 2022 1 files
    Variation Request 10 Nov 2022 1 files
    Proposed Peer Reviewers 07 Sep 2022 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
    Document Title File Type Published On
    Variation Response PDF (126.75 Kb) 21 Oct 2021
    Variation Request PDF (203.77 Kb) 12 Aug 2021
  • Initial assessment (started 2022)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2723 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic Longline 61 (Pacific, Northwest), 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-2722 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic Longline 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central), 81 (Pacific, Southwest)
      UoC-2721 Bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic Longlines 61 (Pacific, Northwest), 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central), 81 (Pacific, Southwest)
      UoC-2720 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic Longlines 61 (Pacific, Northwest), 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central), 81 (Pacific, Southwest)

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed Peer Reviewers 07 Sep 2022 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Variation Request PDF (427.17 Kb) 10 Nov 2022
    Variation Response PDF (130.79 Kb) 17 Nov 2022
    Stakeholder Announcement: Accepted variation PDF (500.01 Kb) 28 Nov 2022

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 01 Jun 2022 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Use of the RBF 01 Jun 2022 1 files
    Fishery announcement template 01 Jun 2022 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 20 Jan 2023 1 files