Open consultation

Updating the UK marine strategy part one (2019)


Seeking views on our updated UK marine strategy and the targets to achieve or maintain Good Environmental Status (GES) in UK seas.

This consultation is being held on another website.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

We want to know what you think about the updated UK marine strategy (part one). In particular, if you think we have:

  • accurately assessed the state of UK marine waters
  • identified the right criteria to monitor progress towards GES
  • proposed effective targets to achieve and maintain GES for UK seas

The proposed objectives, targets and indicators will be used for the next 6 years.

Published 9 May 2019