This consultation ended 12 April 2022.
Summary of outcome
A summary of responses and government response is now available at gov.uk.
We want your views on the draft Joint Fisheries Statement (JFS).
This is a joint consultation between the Welsh, UK, Scottish and Northern Ireland governments.
Under the Fisheries Act 2020, the 4 UK administrations (the fisheries policy authorities) must prepare and publish a JFS. This sets out:
- our policies for achieving the fisheries objectives in the act
- a statement explaining the intended use of fisheries management plans
- a statement on how we have applied the fisheries objectives in formulating the policies and plans
This consultation is being held on gov.uk