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Regulation No. 1268 on fishing for for the regulation of fishing in 2012 for saithe in the North Sea and Skagerrak.

Type of law

The Regulation applies to the fishing and landing of saithe (Pollachius Virens) in the North Sea and Skagerrak marine area and beyond its baseline. Of the total allowable catch, 250 tons is allocated to research and educational purposes. It is allowed to fish maximum of 400 tons for saithe in EU waters in the ICES statistical area VIa north of 56 30'N. Fishing vessels equipped with nets may fish and land up to 5 500 tons. Specific total allowable catch quota with trawl and net equipment is listed under article 3. When fishing for pollock cessates, 10% of other species catch is allowed.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on 1 January 2012 with validity to 31 December 2012.
Amended by Regulation No. 308 of 12 April 2012.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
FOR 2011-12-12 nr 1268: Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter sei i Nordsj en og Skagerrak i 2012.