External Reports

EFCE Reports

European Parliament Reports

The Landings Obligation and its Implications on the Control of Fisheries (Published Oct. 2015) LO Implications on Control

A New Technical Measures Framework for the New Common Fisheries Policy (Published Oct. 2015) NewTech Meas FWrk for CFP

The Social and Economic Impact of the Penalty Point System (Published Feb. 2016) Soc & Econ Impact of the Penalty Point System

International Pulse Dialogue Meeting - 2nd July 2015, Sweden

EFCA - Monitoring the Implementation of the Landings Obligation, 24 June 2015


The OSPAR Convention is the current legal instrument guiding international cooperation on the protection of the marine environment of the North-East Atlantic. Work under the Convention is managed by the OSPAR Commission, made up of representatives of the Governments of 15 Contracting Parties and the European Commission, representing the European Union.

Further details about OSPAR are available on the website; http://www.ospar.org/

Action Plan on Marine Litter in NE Atlantic OSPAR action plan marine litter

Scheveningen Group

Reports issued by the Scheveningen Group.

Discard plan for the industrial fisheries in the Kattegat, Skagerrak and the North Sea; Sch Ind Fish NS final 2014 07 17

Discard plan for pelagic fisheries in the North Sea; https://nsrac-y.sharepoint.com/personal/hotadmin_nsrac_onmicrosoft_com/_layouts/15/guestaccess.aspx?guestaccesstoken=nfntO5FQl4XBOWsSEXrJXNIN19cYc%2fNT0wzx%2fh8ypKA%3d&docid=04f067ec7372b472682b7ec56de82810a

NAFC Marine Centre

EFCA Advisory Board

Niels Wichmann represents NSAC at EFCA meetings.

Report of Advisory Board Meeting – 18th February 2015. EFCA AdvBoard 20150218

European Commission

2nd Scoping Workshop, Mixed Fisheries Management for North Sea Demersal Stocks MReport Scoping wshop mixed fish

Fishing Opportunities 2015 http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=COM:2014:388:FIN&from=EN

DG MARE Maritime Spatial Planning Conference, 3 Shipping http://www.amiando.com/MSPConference_Athens.html

DG MARE Martime Spatial Planning Conference 2. Fisheries and Aquaculture http://www.amiando.com/MSPConference_Athens.html?page=1095026

DG MARE Marine Spatial Planning Conference 1. Energy http://www.amiando.com/MSPConference_Athens.html?page=1088675

Report of Scoping Workshop for Mixed Fisheries Management for the North Sea  NSea Mixed fisheries Wshop 27 02 14

Action Plan to Reduce incidental catches of seabirds, Report of Workshop 16 May 2013 Incidental Catches of Seabirds Report of workshop 16 May 2013

Visit the website of the Directorate General for Fisheries;  DG Fisheries


Report of MIACO 2015 MIACO_2015

Advice on North Sea Stocks 2015  NSAC_StocksAdvice

General Context of ICES Advice General_context_of_ICES_advice_2015

Visit the ICES website ;  http://www.ices.dk/Pages/default.aspx