Certifier : 
Control Union (UK) Limited
Certified status : 
Certified
Certified since : 
18 Oct 2019
Certificate expires : 
17 Apr 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
    Surveillance audit announcement = Open consultation 12 Sep 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder Announcement: Delayed Year 2 surveillance 14 Apr 2022 1 files
    Surveillance report 05 Jan 2022 1 files
    Variation Response 11 Nov 2021 1 files
    Variation Request 14 Oct 2021 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
  • Initial assessment (started 2018)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1770 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1771 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1772 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-1766 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1769 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-1767 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)

    Public certification report and certificate issue

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report announcement 24 Oct 2019 1 files
    Public certification report 24 Oct 2019 1 files

    Final assessment report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final report and determination 26 Sep 2019 1 files
    Final report and determination announcement 26 Sep 2019 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Variation Request PDF (160.46 Kb) 12 Sep 2019
    Variation Response PDF (207.04 Kb) 20 Sep 2019

    Public review of the draft assessment report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report 20 Aug 2019 1 files
    Public comment draft report announcement 20 Aug 2019 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Notice of intent to review new information PDF (197.96 Kb) 18 Dec 2018

    Client and peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed peer reviewers 12 Mar 2019 1 files

    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 04 Apr 2018 1 files
    Use of the RBF 29 Mar 2018 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Stakeholder Announcement: Change to use of RBF PDF (134.47 Kb) 27 Apr 2018
    Other document: Timeline PDF (133.51 Kb) 13 Dec 2018
    Other document: Change of Team Leader PDF (128.50 Kb) 20 Aug 2019

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement, stakeholder identification and assessment team formation 29 Mar 2018 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2022)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1772 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-1770 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1771 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1766 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1767 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1769 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 12 Sep 2022 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2021)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-1770 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1771 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1772 Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-1769 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central), 77 (Pacific, Eastern Central)
      UoC-1766 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)
      UoC-1767 Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Surrounding Nets - With purse lines (purse seines) - one boat operated purse seines 71 (Pacific, Western Central)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 06 Sep 2021 1 files
    Surveillance report 05 Jan 2022 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Variation Request PDF (219.02 Kb) 20 Jul 2021
    Variation Response PDF (126.20 Kb) 20 Aug 2021
    Variation Request PDF (233.91 Kb) 14 Oct 2021
    Variation Response PDF (124.48 Kb) 11 Nov 2021