Certifier : 
Control Union (UK) Limited
Certified status : 
Certified since : 
17 Apr 2017
Certificate expires : 
15 Oct 2027


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.

This a re-assessment of the following fisheries which have undergone MSC assessment separately and have now combined for re-assessment: Pelagic Freezer-Trawler Association North Sea herring and Scottish Pelagic Sustainability Group Ltd (SPSG) North Sea herring.