|Author (Corporate)||European Commission: DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries|
|Series Details||COM (2020) 668|
Legislative initiative published by the European Commission on 27 October 2020 concerning the 2021 catch limits for the main commercial fish stocks in the Atlantic, the North Sea and international fisheries in which EU vessels participate.
All fishing opportunities regulations must limit the harvesting of the fish stocks to levels that must be consistent with the overall objectives of the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP). The fishing opportunities exercise represents an annual management cycle (biennial in the case of deep-sea stocks). However, this does not stand in the way of the introduction of long-term management approaches.
This proposal contains fishing opportunities that the Union establishes autonomously. However, it also features fishing opportunities resulting from multilateral or bilateral fisheries consultations. Thus, this proposal covers, apart from autonomous Union stocks:
|Subject Categories||Business and Industry|
|Subject Tags||Common Fisheries Policy [CFP], Fisheries | Aquaculture|
|Keywords||Total Allowable Catch [TAC]
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|