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Resources and Guidelines

This page contains resources and guidelines relevant to those that handle, process or export seafood.

EU IUU Catch Certification

EU Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing


European Union regulations 1005/2008 and 1010/2009 came into effect on 1 January 2010.  The purpose of these regulations is to ensure that fisheries products imported into the EU market stem from legal sources, and requires consignments to be accompanied by a Catch Certificate validated by the flag state of the catching vessel.  Further details, including the legislation can by clicking here


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