Policy paper

Fisheries 2027 – a long-term vision for sustainable fisheries

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Fisheries 2027 aims to explain the changes in fisheries and fisheries management over the past thirty years and what we are now trying to achieve.

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‘Fisheries 2027’ aims to:

  • explain the changes in fisheries and fisheries management over the past thirty years and what we are now trying to achieve;
  • set out the balance we will strike between economic, social and environmental priorities;
  • clarify, through nine vision statements, the elements of sustainability;
  • identify the roles and responsibilities of different stakeholders in achieving sustainability;
  • summarise the economic, social and environmental benefits and costs of delivering the vision.