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North East England Sustainable Fisheries - MF1215

Summary Objective
To explore the options, including their advantages and disadvantages, for setting up a self sustaining, community-based framework (such as a Community Interest Company structure) that would address the barriers that businesses in the inshore catching sector face in North East England.

Key Customer Purpose
This project indentified options for supporting the inshore fishing industry in the North-East which could be useful elsewhere in England and will feed into the development of potential reform options through the Sustainable Access to Inshore Fisheries (SAIF) project

Project Documents
• Final Report : MF1215 Final Report North East of England Sustainable Fisheries   (632k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2009

To: 2010

Cost: £35,060
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Ribble Consultants
Fields of Study
Marine Fisheries