Certifier : 
SCS Global Services
Certified status : 
Certified
Certified since : 
05 Feb 2021
Certificate expires : 
04 Feb 2026

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 certification report 07 Feb 2021 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 07 Feb 2021 1 files
    Final draft report and determination 13 Jan 2021 1 files
    Final draft report and determination announcement 13 Jan 2021 1 files
    Public comment draft report 12 Nov 2020 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
    Document Title File Type Published On
    Stakeholder Announcement: MEGVAR update PDF (561.25 Kb) 03 Nov 2020
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template PDF (337.51 Kb) 03 Jan 2020
  • Initial assessment (started 2020)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2314 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic Longline 61 (Pacific, Northwest), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-2315 Bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic Longline 61 (Pacific, Northwest), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-2316 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 61 (Pacific, Northwest), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)

    Public Certification Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report 07 Feb 2021 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 07 Feb 2021 1 files

    Final Draft Report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final draft report and determination 13 Jan 2021 1 files
    Final draft report and determination announcement 13 Jan 2021 1 files

    Public Comment Draft Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report announcement 05 Nov 2020 1 files
    Public comment draft report 12 Nov 2020 1 files

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 16 Jul 2020 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 24 Jan 2020 1 files
    Stakeholder input 25 Mar 2020 2 files

    Timeline

    Documents Published on Files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 24 Jan 2020 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Timeline 23 Jan 2020 1 files