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Alien and Locally Absent Species in Aquaculture (England and Wales) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 2292 of 2011).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
England
Document type
Regulation
Date
2011
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2011/2292/made/data.pdf
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Aquaculture Alien species Freshwater fishes Offences/penalties Ecosystem preservation
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations, for purposes of implementing Council Regulation (EC) No 708/2007 concerning use of alien and locally absent species in aquaculture, provide for control of species mentioned in Annex IV of the Regulation or locally absent species or locally absent species. They make provision with respect to permits issued by the competent authority under the Regulation, notifying movement of Annex IV species or locally absent species, environmental risk assessments, contingency plans, monitoring, inspections and enforcement and appeal against an enforcement notice. The Regulations also define offences.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Regulation (EC) No. 708/2007 concerning use of alien and locally absent species in aquaculture.

Legislation | European Union | 2007

Keyword: Aquaculture, Alien species, Authorization/permit, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Prohibition of Keeping or Release of Live Fish (Specified Species) (Wales) Order 2015 (W.S.I. No. 88 (W. 7) of 2015).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2015

Keyword: Alien species, Freshwater fishes, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Aquaculture, International trade, Authorization/permit, Offences/penalties, Fishery management and conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX