Research and analysis

Novel enforcement approaches

Evidence requirement R063: Novel enforcement approaches


R063 - Novel enforcement approaches

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Requirement R063

Requirement detail

Active enforcement of wildlife licensing through traditional enforcement methods requires significant resource. Exploration of innovative approaches to enact wildlife legislation for example, education or outcome focused compliance, would benefit the efficiency of marine management work.

Such innovative approaches may also have application within other MMO functions where regulatory enforcement is required including licensing and fisheries.

It is important that any novel approaches proposed are practical to and cost-effective to implement. Therefore innovative and novel approaches should also consider appropriate feasibility testing or parallel work in other enforcement fields and any implementation considerations

Published 5 December 2017