The Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority (SFPA) has responded to EU concern about Ireland’s ability to inspect commercial fish catches during the current COVID-19 pandemic.
A French registered fishing vessel was detained yesterday, Sunday, by the Irish Naval Service Vessel LÉ GEORGE BERNARD SHAW (P64).
The DTTS wishes to bring to the attention of all Irish fishing vessel owners, skippers, fishers and seafarers a recent report published by the Marine Casualty Investigation Board
Minister for the Marine, Michael Creed announces the delayed implementation of the Pilot Quota Balancing Policy for Demersal (Whitefish) Stocks
Landings of high value species including hake, monkfish and megrim resulted in an increase (+15%) in the overall value of landings to Irish ports in 2019 according to the latest BIM Business of Seafood report.
The Minister for the Marine is currently not proposing a tie-up scheme for the Irish fishing fleet but instead is strongly leaning towards using the EMFF for Storage Aid.