Certifier : 
DNV
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
    Final draft report and determination 04 Jan 2022 1 files
    Final draft report and determination announcement 04 Jan 2022 1 files
    Timeline: Assessment timeline 29 Dec 2021 1 files
    Public comment draft report 30 Nov 2021 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 30 Nov 2021 1 files
  • Initial assessment (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2512 Capelin (Mallotus villosus) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines): Purse seine 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)
      UoC-2513 Capelin (Mallotus villosus) Trawls - Midwater trawls: Midwater trawl 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

    Final Draft Report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final draft report and determination announcement 04 Jan 2022 1 files
    Final draft report and determination 04 Jan 2022 1 files

    Public Comment Draft Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 30 Nov 2021 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 30 Nov 2021 1 files

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed Peer Reviewers 20 Oct 2021 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 14 Jun 2021 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Variation Request PDF (407.29 Kb) 17 Jun 2021
    Variation Response PDF (117.12 Kb) 23 Jun 2021

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 14 Jun 2021 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 29 Dec 2021 1 files