Welcome to the EU Fisheries Control Website

Nine NGOs are working to ensure transparent fisheries and traceable seafood supply chains in the EU.
On this website, you can keep up to date with the latest developments of the EU’s revision of the Fisheries Control Regulation, including recent reports, blogs, factsheets and advice from the Coalition, as well as reporting of the latest news on the EU fisheries control system.

Working to ensure that fisheries management in the EU safeguards ocean health and marine life for generations to come.

Latest News

The EU Fisheries Control Coalition calls for ambitious reform of…

Yesterday, the EU Fisheries Control Coalition delivered a joint statement to the European Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries, Virginijus Sinkevičius, on the importance of securing a strong EU fisheries…
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Undercurrent News: Calls for greater transparency over EU fishing control…

Undercurrent News covers the EU Fisheries Control Coalition's reaction to proposals for increasing transparency of fishing control efforts and spend, which are currently being negotiated. The proposals from the European…
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Undercurrent News: EU reprimand ‘an opportunity for France, Spain to…

Undercurrent News covers the EU Fisheries Control Coalition’s reaction to the European Commission's letter of formal notice to the governments of Spain and France to ensure compliance with and enforcement…
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Commission reprimand an opportunity for France and Spain to reform…

Reacting to the European Commission citing both France and Spain for their failure to comply with their commitments on fisheries controls and enforcement of the landing obligation - the EU’s…
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