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

EU Commission opens an infringement procedure against France for not…

The EU Fisheries Control Coalition welcomes the Commission’s decision to open an infringement procedure against France for not controlling its international fishing fleet, and calls on the Council to not…
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El País: Transparent and effective fisheries management

Spanish chef Ángel León writes about the importance of transparency and efficient management of fisheries. He argues that Spain can secure this by supporting the consolidation of two key measures…
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SeafoodSource: EU’s move to crack down on Ireland’s fishing controls…

SeafoodSource discusses the EU's decision to cancel a derogation for Ireland on how the country’s catch is weighed and explores issues of how and where catches are weighed in Ireland.…
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Two steps forward, one giant step back: European Parliament votes…

The EU Fisheries Control Coalition applauds the positive steps taken by the European Parliament towards more transparent fisheries and traceable seafood. With their vote in plenary this week, EU parliamentarians…
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