Open Consultation

Proposed sustainable management measures for the Welsh whelk fishery

Summary 
We are seeking your views on a range of sustainable management measures for the whelk fishery.
Consultation End Date 
14 July 2017
22 days left for you to respond
Consultation launched 21 April 2017

Documents

Consultation document
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Evidence review
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Consultation description 

We are consulting on sustainable management measures which will be incorporated into a management plan for the Welsh whelk fishery. The proposals include:

  • permits
  • limits on landings
  • increased minimum landing sizes
  • a closed season
  • catch returns.
How to respond
Please submit your comments by 14 July 2017, in any of the following ways:
Online Form 
Email 

Download the response form.

Complete and return to: MarineandFisheries@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Post 

Download the response form.

Complete and return to: 

Whelk consultation, 
Marine & Fisheries Division, 
Welsh Government, 
Llys y Draig, Penllergaer Business Park, 
Penllergaer,
Swansea SA4 9NX

Help and support 

For more information about this consultation e-mail: MarineandFisheries@wales.gsi.gov.uk