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Governmental Regulation no. 164 of 2017 concerning The list of documents to be submitted when applying for a commercial fishing permit, the procedure for issuing, suspending and revoking a fishing permit, the methodology for calculating fishing opportunities and the fishing permit application and fishing permit forms.

Country/Territory
Estonia
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017 (2021)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
State Gazette I, no. 10 of 2017.
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Authorization/permit Business/industry/corporations Fishing area Fishing authorization Fishing gear/fishing method Fishing vessel Procedural matters Allocation/quota Seasons Fishery management and conservation
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 December 2017.
Abstract

This Regulation, based on the provisions of Sections 42 (6), 51 (2) and 59, subsection 1 (4) of the Fishing Act, concerns commercial fishing permits and related procedures. Matters covered by the Regulation include: application for commercial fishing permit for specified fishing vessels; historical fishing right; fishing with professional fishing gear on a privately owned body of water not intended for public use; documents to be submitted when applying for a commercial fishing permit; calculation and distribution of fishing opportunities; allocation of fishing opportunities in special cases; decision by the Agriculture and Food Board on fishing opportunities; reduction of fishing opportunities; list of applicant for a fishermen’s permit and data contained, including: business name and register code, permitted quantities of fish, time and place of fishing, data on fishing gear used; granting of licence for commercial fishing; conditions for issuing a commercial fishing permit; replacement of the fishing vessel or fisherman named in the commercial fishing permit; suspension and revocation of commercial fishing permit.

Full text
English/Estonian
Website
www.riigiteataja.ee

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Regulation (EC) No. 1224/2009 establishing a Community control system for ensuring compliance with the rules of the common fisheries policy, amending Regulations (EC) No. 847/96, (EC) No. 2371/2002, (EC) No. 811/2004, (EC) No. 768/2005, (EC) No. 2115/2005, (EC) No. 2166/2005, (EC) No. 388/2006, (EC) No. 509/2007, (EC) No. 676/2007, (EC) No. 1098/2007, (EC) No. 1300/2008, (EC) No. 1342/2008 and repealing Regulations (EEC) No. 2847/93, (EC) No. 1627/94 and (EC) No. 1966/2006.

Legislation | European Union | 2009 (2019)

Keyword: Access-to-information, Allocation/quota, Aquaculture, Aquatic animals, Artisanal fishing, Biodiversity, Certification, Coastal zone management, Cooperative/producer organization, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing area, Fishing authorization, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing vessel, Foreign fishing, Harbour, Inspection, International organization, International trade, Landing, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Maritime zone, Marking/identification, Monitoring, Non-commercial fishing, Offences/penalties, Precautionary principle, Processing/handling, Protected fishing area, Protection of species, Registration, Seasons, Size, Standards, Total allowable catch, Traceability/product tracing, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No. 404/2011 laying down detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No. 1224/2009 establishing a Community control system, for ensuring compliance with the rules of the Common Fisheries Policy.

Legislation | European Union | 2011

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Enforcement/compliance, Monitoring, Fishing vessel, Fishing authorization, Data collection/reporting, Inspection, International relations/cooperation, Fishery management and conservation, Foreign fishing, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fishing Act (2015)

Legislation | Estonia | 2015 (2023)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Fish products, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing area, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Fishing vessel, Foreign fishing, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Protection of environment, Protection of species, Biodiversity, Business/industry/corporations, Inland fisheries, Marine fisheries, Marine fishes, Monitoring, Aquaculture, Aquatic animals, Aquatic plants, Authorization/permit, Maritime zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Regulation (EU) 2017/2403 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the sustainable management of external fishing fleets, and repealing Council Regulation (EC) No. 1006/2008.

Legislation | European Union | 2017

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishing vessel, Fishing authorization, Transshipment, Foreign fishing, High seas, Data collection/reporting, International relations/cooperation, Monitoring, Offences/penalties, Fishery management and conservation, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX