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

Fisheries Committee vote creates loopholes that put sustainability and legality…

In a mixed bag of voting outcomes, the European Parliament’s Fisheries Committee (PECH) has called for more transparency around fisheries activities and traceability to seafood supply chains, while simultaneously weakening…
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Industrias Pesqueras: MEPs do not agree on the use of…

A summary of the European Parliament’s Fisheries Committee vote on 25 January, with a focus on REM, "the only point that did not go forward in the vote on the…
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PECH Committee votes to strengthen and modernise EU fisheries control,…

On 25 January, the European Parliament’s Fisheries Committee (PECH) voted on key compromise amendments to the EU fisheries Control Regulation, the cornerstone of how fisheries are controlled and monitored in…
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Access Info: NGOs urge the European Parliament to end secrecy…

72 civil society organisations from the EU and across the globe have called on Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) to end secrecy around how fishing activities are controlled and…
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