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Notice to Vessel Owners/Masters/Charterers/Nominees

The information contained on this web page constitutes a Notice in accordance with Article 3(2)(c)(ii) of The Sea Fishing (Licences and Notices) (Scotland) Regulations 2011, and has the effect of varying the authority and conditions of all licences previously issued by the Scottish Ministers to vessels in membership of the groups indicated.

This means that a relevant entry on this web page may remove or alter any authority a licence recipient may have had to fish for the stocks listed in that relevant entry. Where the authority to fish for a particular species has been removed through this web page, it will be an offence to retain on board, land or trans-ship any quantity of that species of sea fish.

Non-compliance will be subject to enforcement action.

Weekly Licence Variations

Friday 14 December 2018

Producer Organisation/Non-Producer Organisation Group

Licence Type



Areas of Sea


Effective Date

There are no variations this week. Please check again next week.







2018 Closures Table: showing the current status of fish stocks following the issue and publication of the above variations (if any).

2018 Quota Limits Tables: showing the quota limits applicable to both 10m and under non-PO and over 10m non-sector vessels. Please note: these tables are for information only and you should always refer to your licence and the variations thereof in the first instance.

To read how Marine Scotland Compliance processes your personal information in line with the Data Protection Act 2018, please see our Privacy Notice

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Please note that the UK Fisheries Monitoring Centre opening hours during the festive period will be as follows:

21 December

Open until 1700

22-24 December

0830 - 1700

25-26 December


27-31 December

0830 – 1700

1 January


2 January onwards

Open 24 hours from 0700