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Decree No. 1779 of 2010 to regulate fishing for Norwegian young herring in 2011.

Type of law
Date of original text

This Decree places restrictions on the catch and landing of new (spawned in the spring) Norwegian herring by Norwegian vessels in 2011. The restrictions are specified for: purse seine groups (2); trawling groups (3); coastal Fishing Groups. The Decree prohibits in principle the fishing for and landing of herring for Norwegian vessel in 2011. However it is allowed for Norwegian vessels to catch specified quotas if in possession of a proper specified license. Chapters 2, 3, and 4 contain provision prescribing maximum single vessel quotas for each type of fishing and conditions of access to participation. The Decree also places limitations or prohibits fishing for young herring altogether in specified areas.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Consolidated version of Decree No. 1779 of 2010 as last amended by Decree No. 208 of 2011.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter norsk v rgytende sild i 2011.