Statutory guidance

Precautionary Area - Store Fiskebank (30 May - 13 June 2015)

On Saturday 30 May 2015, the Norwegian Coastguard established a precautionary area on Store Fiskebank for vessels fishing with trawl and seine.


Fisheries Norway website


The precautionary area takes effect from 1200 UTC on 30 May 2015 to 1200 UTC on 13 June 2015.

The co-ordinates for the area are as follows:

Point Latitude Longitude
1 56.30N 004.09E
2 56.48N 003.55E
3 56.52N 004.20E
4 56.37N 004.31E

Vessels intending to fish in the area must first contact the Norwegian Coastguard before they start fishing.

Published 2 June 2015