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This consultation ended 27 November 2023.

Consultation period:
13 November 2023 to 27 November 2023
Last updated:

Summary of outcome

The summary of responses is now available.

Details of outcome

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Original consultation

We want your views on the proposed whelk permit conditions for 2024 to 2025.

Consultation description

The proposals for the 2024 to 2025 whelk permit period, starting on 1 March 2024, include:

  • the permit fee to increase with inflationary costs to £304     
  • the Annual Catch Limit (ACL) to remain the same as 2023-2024 at 4,768 tonnes
  • no change to the initial Monthly Catch Limit (MCL) of 50 tonnes