Certifier : 
SCS Global Services
Certified status : 
Certified
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
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template 28 Oct 2022 1 files
    Public certification report 28 Oct 2022 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 28 Oct 2022 1 files
    Surveillance report 16 Sep 2022 1 files
    Final draft report and determination 08 Sep 2022 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

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2022)
    • 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 27 May 2022 1 files
    Surveillance report 16 Sep 2022 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)

    Public Certification Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report 28 Oct 2022 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 28 Oct 2022 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template PDF (289.98 Kb) 28 Oct 2022

    Final Draft Report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final draft report and determination announcement 08 Sep 2022 1 files
    Final draft report and determination 08 Sep 2022 1 files

    Public Comment Draft Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report announcement 15 Jul 2022 1 files
    Public comment draft report 10 Aug 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder input (PCDR) 12 Aug 2022 1 files

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 16 Mar 2022 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 23 Dec 2021 1 files
    Stakeholder input (ACDR) 20 Jan 2022 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