Certifier : 
SCS Global Services
Certified status : 
Certified with Unit(s) in Assessment
Certified since : 
28 Nov 2019
Certificate expires : 
28 May 2025

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
    Announcement Comment Draft Report = Open consultation 23 Dec 2021 1 files
    Timeline: Assessment timeline 23 Dec 2021 1 files
    Scope extension announcement = Open consultation 23 Dec 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder Announcement: MEGVAR update 03 Nov 2020 1 files
    Surveillance report 02 Sep 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 (80.45 Kb) 25 Nov 2019
  • Initial assessment (started 2019)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1998 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1999 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 71 (Pacific, Western Central)

    Public certification report and certificate issue

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report 25 Nov 2019 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 25 Nov 2019 1 files

    Final assessment report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final report and determination announcement 05 Nov 2019 1 files
    Final report and determination 04 Nov 2019 1 files

    Public review of the draft assessment report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 04 Sep 2019 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 04 Sep 2019 1 files

    Client and peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 16 Jul 2019 1 files

    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 10 Jan 2019 1 files
    Use of the RBF 10 Jan 2019 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation 20 Jun 2019 1 files

  • Scope Extension (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2636 Bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 71 (Pacific, Western Central)

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 23 Dec 2021 1 files

    Scope extension announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Scope extension announcement 23 Dec 2021 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 23 Dec 2021 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2020)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1998 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1999 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 71 (Pacific, Western Central)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 28 May 2020 1 files
    Surveillance report 02 Sep 2020 1 files