Certifier : 
Control Union (UK) Limited
Certified status : 
Certified
Certified since : 
02 Mar 2018
Certificate expires : 
01 Sep 2023

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
    Surveillance report 08 Nov 2022 1 files
    Timeline: Assessment timeline 24 Oct 2022 1 files
    Proposed peer reviewers 28 Sep 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder input (ACDR) 22 Sep 2022 1 files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 26 Aug 2022 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
    Document Title File Type Published On
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template PDF (183.31 Kb) 19 Aug 2019
  • Re-Assessment (started 2022)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1533 Cockle (Cerastoderma edule) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)
      UoC-1532 Japanese carpet shell (Ruditapes philippinarum) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 28 Sep 2022 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 26 Aug 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder input (ACDR) 22 Sep 2022 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 26 Aug 2022 1 files
    Use of the RBF 26 Aug 2022 1 files

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 24 Oct 2022 1 files

  • Initial assessment (started 2017)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1533 Cockle (Cerastoderma edule) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)
      UoC-1532 Japanese carpet shell (Ruditapes philippinarum) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

    Public certification report and certificate issue

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report 28 Feb 2018 2 files
    Public certification report announcement 28 Feb 2018 1 files

    Final assessment report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final report and determination 06 Feb 2018 1 files
    Final report and determination announcement 06 Feb 2018 1 files

    Public review of the draft assessment report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 19 Dec 2017 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 19 Dec 2017 1 files

    Client and peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 12 Sep 2017 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Notice of intent to review new information PDF (389.92 Kb) 02 Nov 2017

    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 02 Feb 2017 1 files
    Use of the RBF 02 Feb 2017 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Stakeholder Announcement: Revised scope to the use of RBF PDF (269.18 Kb) 28 Feb 2017
    Notice of intent to review new information PDF (151.95 Kb) 02 Nov 2017

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation 02 Feb 2017 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2022)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1533 Cockle (Cerastoderma edule) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)
      UoC-1532 Japanese carpet shell (Ruditapes philippinarum) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 26 Aug 2022 1 files
    Surveillance report 08 Nov 2022 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Stakeholder Announcement: Delayed Year 4 surveillance PDF (492.84 Kb) 26 Aug 2022

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1533 Cockle (Cerastoderma edule) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)
      UoC-1532 Japanese carpet shell (Ruditapes philippinarum) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 05 Aug 2021 1 files
    Surveillance report 29 Oct 2021 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2020)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 24 Feb 2020 1 files
    Surveillance report 29 May 2020 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2019)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1533 Cockle (Cerastoderma edule) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)
      UoC-1532 Japanese carpet shell (Ruditapes philippinarum) Dredges - Boat dredges: pump and scoop dredge 27 (Atlantic, Northeast)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 08 Feb 2019 1 files
    Surveillance report 07 May 2019 1 files