Certifier : 
SCS Global Services
Certified status : 
Certified
Certified since : 
20 Jun 2023
Certificate expires : 
19 Jun 2028

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 06 Jun 2024 1 files
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template 29 Aug 2023 1 files
    Public certification report 29 Jun 2023 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 20 Jun 2023 1 files
    Final draft report and determination 09 Jun 2023 1 files
  • General Fishery Documents
    Document Title File Type Published On
    Certificate Holder Forced and Child Labour Policies, Practices and Measures Template PDF (225.87 Kb) 29 Aug 2023
  • Initial assessment (started 2022)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2701 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 31 (Atlantic, Western Central), 34 (Atlantic, Eastern Central)
      UoC-2702 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 41 (Atlantic, Southwest), 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

    Public Certification Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public certification report 29 Jun 2023 1 files
    Public certification report announcement 20 Jun 2023 1 files

    Final Draft Report and determination

    Documents Published on Files
    Final draft report and determination announcement 26 May 2023 1 files
    Final draft report and determination 09 Jun 2023 1 files

    Public Comment Draft Report

    Documents Published on Files
    Public comment draft report announcement 05 Apr 2023 1 files
    Public comment draft report 05 Apr 2023 1 files

    Peer review

    Documents Published on Files
    Proposed Peer Reviewers 19 Oct 2022 1 files

    Announcement Comment Draft Report and stakeholder input

    Documents Published on Files
    Announcement Comment Draft Report 10 Jun 2022 1 files
    Stakeholder Input (ACDR) 08 Aug 2022 1 files

    Fishery announcement

    Documents Published on Files
    Fishery announcement template 10 Jun 2022 1 files
    Other Documents File type Published on
    Variation Request PDF (205.29 Kb) 15 Jun 2022
    Variation Response PDF (122.65 Kb) 20 Jun 2022

    Timeline Documents

    Documents Published on Files
    Assessment timeline 24 Oct 2022 1 files

  • Surveillance Audit (started 2024)
    • Units of Certification
      MSC UoC Number Species Gear type Ocean Area
      UoC-2701 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 31 (Atlantic, Western Central), 34 (Atlantic, Eastern Central)
      UoC-2702 Albacore tuna (Thunnus alalunga) Hooks And Lines - Longlines: Pelagic longline 41 (Atlantic, Southwest), 47 (Atlantic, Southeast)

    Ongoing surveillance

    Documents Published on Files
    Surveillance audit announcement 06 Jun 2024 1 files