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

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Legislation
Date
2007
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Official Journal of the European Union L 168, 28 June 2007, pp. 1-17.
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Aquaculture Alien species Authorization/permit Registration
Geographical area
European Union Countries
Abstract

This Regulation lays down rules governing aquaculture practices in relation to alien and locally absent species in order to assess and minimize the possible impact of non-target species on aquatic habitats. The provisions concern the introduction and translocation of such species, for which a permit from the competent authority of the receiving Member State shall be required. Member States must keep a register of introductions and translocations.

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Website
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References - Legislation

Implemented by

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 535/2008 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 708/2007 concerning use of alien and locally absent species in aquaculture.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Aquaculture, Alien species, Authorization/permit, Access-to-information

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Aquaculture Species Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2010

Keyword: Inland fisheries, Freshwater fishes, Aquaculture, Alien species, Authorization/permit, Registration, Institution, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. XLI of 1997 on fishing.

Legislation | Hungary | 1997 (2013)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Non-commercial fishing, Aquaculture, Inland fisheries, Institution, Subsidy/incentive, Offences/penalties, Data collection/reporting, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing authorization, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Acquaculture Competence Ordinance.

Legislation | Germany | 2011

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2011

Keyword: Aquaculture, Alien species, Freshwater fishes, Offences/penalties, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Arrêté du Gouvernement de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale portant exécution de certaines dispositions du règlement CE n° 708/2007 du Conseil du 11 juin 2007 relatif à l'utilisation en aquaculture des espèces exotiques et des espèces localement absentes.

Legislation | Belgium | 2016

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ley Nº 7/2018 - Modifica la Ley Nº 42/2007, Ley del Patrimonio Natural y de la Biodiversidad.

Legislation | Spain | 2018

Keyword: Wild fauna, Biodiversity, Alien species, Management/conservation, Registration, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marine Fishery Act.

Legislation | Poland | 2014 (2022)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Fishing vessel, Inspection, Fishing area, Foreign fishing, Enforcement/compliance, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Fishery management and conservation, Artisanal fishing, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation of the Minister of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality of 17 December 2008, no. TRCJZ/2008/3516, containing rules for the use of exotic and locally absent species in aquaculture. (Regulation on the use of exotic and locally absent species in aquaculture).

Legislation | Netherlands | 2008

Keyword: Aquaculture, Institution, Alien species, Aquatic animals, Authorization/permit, Business/industry/corporations, Quarantine, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Commission Regulation (EC) No. 506/2008 amending Annex IV to Council Regulation (EC) No. 708/2007 concerning use of alien and locally absent species in aquaculture.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) No. 304/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No. 708/2007 concerning use of alien and locally absent species in aquaculture.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Alien species, Aquaculture, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX