Consultations

Opportunity to review final Fisheries Certification Process text August 2019

This consultation is the final opportunity to review text changes in the Fisheries Certification Process (FCP) before its release in March 2020. The Fisheries Certification Process outlines the process Conformity Assessment Bodies (an independent organisation that determines whether a fishery complies with the MSC Fisheries Standard, also known as CABs) must follow when assessing a fishery against the MSC's Fisheries Standard.

Start date: 23 August 2019
End date: 22 September 2019

Unit of Assessment public consultation March 2019

This project aims to update the requirements for defining the UoA so that it cannot be subdivided such that certified and uncertified activities occur on the P1 target stock in the same area, at the same time, on the same vessel and with the same gear.

Start date: 04 March 2019
End date: 04 April 2019

Unit of Assessment public consultation March 2018

This is the second public consultation and aims to gather stakeholder feedback on the draft language for the revised FCR due to be released in August 2018.

Start date: 15 March 2018
End date: 15 April 2018

Unit of Assessment first public consultation September 2017

The first public consultation on the MSC Unit of Assessment (UoA) project.

Start date: 01 September 2017
End date: 30 September 2017