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Fisheries Act.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008 (2017)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Protection of habitats Basic legislation Fishery management and conservation Aquaculture Marine fisheries Freshwater fishes Non-commercial fishing Data collection/reporting Fishing gear/fishing method Institution Management/conservation Wild fauna Wild flora Aquatic animals Aquatic plants
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The Act sets regulations on the management and conservation of fishery, aquaculture, and trade in related activities with the purpose of ensuring the protection and rehabilitation of natural resources in salt and fresh waters, as well as the protection of other animal and plant species providing a sustainable basis for commercial and recreational fishing. The EU Fisheries Committee shall act as advisor to the Minister of Environment and Food of Denmark for the implementation of certain EU fisher

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk; www.mfvm.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 79/409/EEC on the conservation of wild birds.

Legislation | European Union | 1979 (2003) | Repealed

Keyword: Birds, Hunting/capture, Endangered species, Management/conservation, Protection of habitats, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2004/35/CE of the European Parliament and of the Council on environmental liability with regard to the prevention and remedying of environmental damage.

Legislation | European Union | 2004

Keyword: Basic legislation, Liability/compensation, Polluter pays principle, Protection of habitats, Data collection/reporting, Sustainable use, Ecosystem preservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Regulation (EC) No. 1005/2008 establishing a Community system to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, amending Regulations (EEC) No. 2847/93, (EC) No. 1936/2001 and (EC) No. 601/2004 and repealing Regulations (EC) No. 1093/94 and (EC) No. 1447/1999.

Legislation | European Union | 2008

Keyword: Basic legislation, Fishery management and conservation, Marine fisheries, Fishing vessel, Offences/penalties, Enforcement/compliance, Landing, Inspection, International agreement-implementation, International relations/cooperation, International trade, International organization, Transshipment, Fish products, Early warning system/emergency intervention system

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Order No. 235 on special fishing rules for Esox Lucius in some brackish waters of South Zealand and Moen.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 41 on financial aid to fishery in accordance wtih EU state aid regulations and financed by the Fishing Fee Fund.

Legislation | Denmark | 2017

Keyword: Fishing gear/fishing method, Education, Subsidy/incentive

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 887 on regulation of mussels fishery.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Protected fishing area, Landing, Molluscs, Fishing gear/fishing method, Seasons

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1545 on payment for control of food, feed and live animals.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Certification, Milk/dairy products, Game, Sheep/goats, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Inspection, International trade, Meat, Poultry products, Residues, Royalties/fees, Transport/storage, Swine, Food quality control/food safety, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Animal production, Animal reproduction, Birds, Equine-animals, Ranching/captive breeding, Cattle, Drugs, Poultry, Registration, Research

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1405 on wildlife belts around Bornholm.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing area, Marine fisheries, Prohibited fishing area, Seasons, Management/conservation, Protected area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1376 on fishing and conservation zones in Nissum Fjord.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Fishing authorization, Fishing gear/fishing method, Seasons, Inland fisheries, Diadromous fish, Landing, Internal trade, Prohibited fishing area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 888 on oyster fishery in Limfjord.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Seasons, Landing, Bycatch, Molluscs, Authorization/permit, Fishing gear/fishing method

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1551 on conditions for commercial fishing of eels in saltwater and freshwater.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Inland fisheries, Freshwater fishes, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Authorization/permit, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing authorization

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 265 on the use of acoustic devices (pingers) in fisheries.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing area, Seasons, Fish products

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1558 on registration of fishing vessels, vessel equipment and fishing equipment.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Data collection/reporting, Fishing vessel, Equipment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 671 on oyster fishery in Limfjord.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Landing, Bycatch, Molluscs, Seasons

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1350 on authorized minimum size for saltwater fish and crustaceans fishing.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Crustaceans, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Size

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 278 on fisheries regulation for 2014-2020.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Allocation/quota, Landing, Transport/storage, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Fishing gear/fishing method, Seasons, Fishing authorization, Fishing vessel

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 666 on regulation of oyster fishery.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Landing, Authorization/permit, Protected fishing area, Fishing gear/fishing method, Molluscs, Seasons

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1148 on fisheries regulation for 2014-2020.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014 | Repealed

Keyword: Allocation/quota, Landing, Transport/storage, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing authorization, Fishing vessel

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1103 on pool fishery.

Legislation | Denmark | 2014

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Data collection/reporting, Fishing authorization

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 617 on fishing and conservation zones in Nissum Fjord.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015 | Repealed

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Fishing authorization, Fishing gear/fishing method, Seasons, Inland fisheries, Diadromous fish, Landing, Internal trade, Prohibited fishing area

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1406 on special rules for the fishing and conservation of trout on Bornholm and Christiansø (Ertholmene).

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Fishing area, Fishing authorization, Seasons, Inland fisheries, Fishing gear/fishing method, Marine fisheries

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 205 on access to fishing in Danish waters up to 12 nautical miles from the baseline.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Fishing authorization, Foreign fishing, Coastal zone management, International trade, Aquaculture

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 218 on authorized minimum size for saltwater fish and crustaceans.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015 | Repealed

Keyword: Authorization/permit, Crustaceans, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Fish products

Source: FAO, FAOLEX