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
    Public comment draft report 14 Jun 2022 2 files
    Public comment draft report announcement = Open consultation 14 Jun 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder Announcement: Updated timeline 14 Jun 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 14 Jun 2022 3 files
    Proposed Peer Reviewers 23 Mar 2022 1 files
  • Initial assessment (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2533 Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) Hooks And Lines - Handlines and pole-lines (mechanized): Greenstick 27 (Atlantic, Northeast), 37 (Mediterranean and Black Sea)
      UoC-2534 Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) Hooks And Lines: trolling, live bait hand line, and hand line with stone (deeper waters) 27 (Atlantic, Northeast), 37 (Mediterranean and Black Sea)

    Public Comment Draft Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 14 Jun 2022 2 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 14 Jun 2022 1 files

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed Peer Reviewers 23 Mar 2022 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 31 Aug 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 14 Jun 2022 3 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Stakeholder Announcement: Extended length of site visit PDF (138.74 Kb) 14 Oct 2021

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Use of the RBF 31 Aug 2021 1 files
    Fishery announcement template 31 Aug 2021 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 19 Aug 2021 1 files