- Certifier :
- Acoura Marine Limited trading as LRQA
- Certified status :
- Certified since :
- 28 Aug 2017
- Certificate expires :
- 16 Feb 2023
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.
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General Fishery Documents
Document Title File Type Published On Notice of Intent to suspend PDF (173.28 Kb) 28 Jun 2022 Variation Response PDF (149.83 Kb) 23 May 2022 Variation Request PDF (156.04 Kb) 09 May 2022 Stakeholder Announcement: Mega Tuna VR update PDF (561.25 Kb) 19 Oct 2020 Stakeholder Announcement: Mega Tuna VR update PDF (561.25 Kb) 19 Oct 2020 Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template PDF (116.54 Kb) 30 May 2019 Variation Response PDF (2120.51 Kb) 14 Feb 2019 Variation Response PDF (2120.51 Kb) 14 Feb 2019 Variation Response PDF (2120.51 Kb) 14 Feb 2019 Variation Response PDF (2120.51 Kb) 14 Feb 2019 Variation Response PDF (2120.51 Kb) 14 Feb 2019 Variation Request PDF (322.62 Kb) 14 Feb 2019 Variation Request PDF (322.62 Kb) 14 Feb 2019 Other document: Certificate Sharing Mechanism PDF (252.10 Kb) 26 Sep 2017
Units of Certification
MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area UoC-1293 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) 81 (Pacific, Southwest)
Public certification report and certificate issue
Documents Published on Files Public certification report 17 Aug 2017 1 files Public certification report announcement 17 Aug 2017 1 files
There was an objection accepted to the final report and determination for this fishery.
The Independent Adjudicator’s final decision is included in the Public Certification Report.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request the documents related to this objection.
Final assessment report and determination
Documents Published on Files Final report and determination 14 Feb 2017 1 files Final report and determination announcement 14 Feb 2017 1 files
Public review of the draft assessment report
Documents Published on Files Public comment draft report 08 Dec 2016 1 files Public comment draft report announcement 08 Dec 2016 1 files Other Documents File type Published on Other document: Revised Timeline PDF (126.46 Kb) 29 Dec 2016
Client and peer review
Documents Published on Files Proposed peer reviewers 28 Jul 2016 1 files
Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation
Documents Published on Files Fishery announcement template 18 Feb 2016 2 files Other Documents File type Published on Other document: Peer reviewer proposed for pilot harmonisation meeting PDF (299.16 Kb) 28 Jul 2016 Variation Response PDF (371.86 Kb) 06 Dec 2016 Variation Request PDF (532.72 Kb) 08 Dec 2016 Stakeholder Announcement: Fishery entering P1 Harmonisation Pilot PDF (368.06 Kb) 18 Feb 2016
Documents Published on Files Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation 23 May 2017 1 files Assessment timeline 28 Mar 2017 1 files