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Regulation No. 1612 on shrimp fishery in the North Sea and Skagerrak in 2015.

Type of law

It is prohibited for Norwegian vessels to fish and land shrimps in the North Sea, Norway's territorial waters and economic zone south of 62 N; and in the Skagerrak, 4 nautical miles off the Danish and Swedish coasts. It is however permitted for Norwegian vessels to participate, fishing and land a masimum of 2 790 tons of prawns in the North Sea and 3 556 tons of shrimp in the Skagerrak. Of these quantities 10 tons are allocated for research purposes. Activity periods are listed under articles 3-4 of the document.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
1 January 2015 with validity until 31 December 2015.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter reker i Nordsj en og Skagerrak i 2015.