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Guidelines for the registration &licensing of fishing vessels (industrial and semi-industrial) in Ghana.

Country/Territory
Ghana
Document type
Regulation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Fishery management and conservation Fishing authorization Foreign fishing Landing Fishing vessel Transshipment
Geographical area
Africa, Western Africa
Abstract

These Guidelines outline in detail requirements for the registration of fishing vessels. They indicate all the necessary requirement and procedures for registration and licensing of fishing vessels (industrial and semi-industrial) in conformity with the Fisheries Act 2002 and Fisheries Regulations 2010. The guidelines cover construction and acquisition of vessels, licensing of vessels and conditions for renewal of fishing licence. Application for fishing registration and licensing is made to the

Full text
English
Website
www.mofad.gov.gh