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Fisheries Decree (No. 1116 of 1982).

Country/Territory
Finland
Document type
Regulation
Date
1982 (2004)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Inland fisheries Marine fisheries Fishery management and conservation Protected fishing area Fishing gear/fishing method Size Seasons Non-governmental entity Institution Enforcement/compliance
Geographical area
Arctic, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order is the main text implementing the Fisheries Act 1982. It provides for fisheries resources management and conservation measures such as the regulation of the use of gear (sects. 3-16), closed seasons for fishing for certain species (sect. 17), and minimum size of fish (sect. 19), fisheries areas as administration units in the sense of section 70 of the Act (sects. 29-32), rights of fishing in State fishery waters (sects. 33-45) and control and enforcement measures (sects. 46-50). Chapter IV concerns fishing regions. The organizations referred to in section 73(1)(4) of the Fishing Act are those fishing associations which are registered associations and directly or indirectly member organizations of the Federation of Finnish Fisheries Association or the Finnish Association of Professional Fishermen. The organizations referred to in section 73(1)(5) are registered associations and the regional organizations of the Finnish Recreational Fishermen’s Central 7 Association, the Finnish Hunters’ and Fishermen’s Association as well as the Finnish Sports Fishermen’s Association.

Full text
English/Swedish
Website
www.finlex.fi

References - Legislation

Implements

Fisheries Act.

Legislation | Finland | 1982 (2005)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Inland fisheries, Institution, Fishery management and conservation, Exploration, Fishing gear/fishing method, Protected fishing area, Seasons, Size, Fish products, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Fishing authorization, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Government Decree amending the Fisheries Decree (No. 158 of 2012).

Legislation | Finland | 2012

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Marking/identification, Monitoring, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order amending the Fisheries Order No. 1116/1982 (No. 179/93).

Legislation | Finland | 1993

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishing gear/fishing method, Size, Fishery management and conservation, Mesh

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation amending the Fisheries Regulation No. 1116/1982 (No. 232/94).

Legislation | Finland | 1994

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishery management and conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree to amend the Fisheries Decree (No. 336 of 1998).

Legislation | Finland | 1998

Keyword: Fishing charge

Source: FAO, FAOLEX