Certifier : 
Acoura Marine Limited trading as LRQA
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.

Units in this fishery have been previously certified within different fisheries:

  • Recently uploaded documents
    Documents Published On Files
    Stakeholder input (ACDR) 10 Jan 2023 1 files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 09 Dec 2022 1 files
    Timeline: Assessment timeline 09 Dec 2022 1 files
    Fishery announcement template 09 Dec 2022 1 files
  • Re-Assessment (started 2022)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2869 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Handlines and pole-lines (hand-operated): Rod and reel 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2868 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2867 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines: Buoy gear 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2870 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2860 Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) Grappling And Wounding - Harpoons 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2861 Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) Hooks And Lines - Handlines and pole-lines (hand-operated): Rod and reel 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2859 Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) Hooks And Lines - Longlines 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2862 Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines: Buoy gear 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2865 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Handlines and pole-lines (hand-operated): Rod and reel 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2864 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Longlines 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2863 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Set longlines: Buoy gear 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)
      UoC-2866 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Trolling lines 21 (Atlantic, Northwest)

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 09 Dec 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder input (ACDR) 10 Jan 2023 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 09 Dec 2022 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 09 Dec 2022 1 files