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Register a vessel, get a licence entitlement and convert it to a licence
You need a Category A (10 metres or under) fishing vessel licence if you…
You don’t need a licence for your vessel if any of the following apply: it…
You must register your vessel on the UK Ship Registry to get a fishing…
You can get an entitlement by: buying the entitlement from a vessel that…
Fill in application form AFL2 to apply for a Category A (10 metres or…
Write to, email or call your local Marine Management Organisation office (MMO)
See details of applications for marine licences and the decisions made.
Information about seafarer working and living rights - working conditions, conditions of employment, safe working practices, living conditions, dangerous cargo, health and medical care, maritime labour convention, human elem…
Use this form to apply for a licence for a British-registered fishing vessel.
You'll need to give prior notification before you land fish directly from your UK flagged vessel in an EU designated port.
Get a licence to carry out any work that disturbs the seabed, including building, laying pipelines or cables, dredging and disposing of waste, or get a marine wildlife licence if you might disturb protected species
What you need to do before you land fish directly from your UK flagged vessel in an EU designated port.
Vessels 10 metres and under must notify how much nephrops they caught and landed from areas IIa, IV, VI and VII for each trip each week.
How to get a licence so you can get rid of waste materials at sea around the UK and where to apply for deposits in inshore and offshore waters and contact information for England and Wales.
Use the Domestic Quota Swap Form to apply for quota to be swapped or leased from one producer organisation to another PO, group or individual fisherman. Producer organisations should use the PO1 form to notify the department…
Use this form to combine or separate a vessel licence or entitlement and use the component parts of the licence or entitlement.
How to submit evidence as part of the marine planning process.
Details and forms for transferring fixed quota allocation units and getting a new holding statement.
Application form for getting an oil spill treatment product approved.
Use this form (VMS3) to apply for a grant-aided vessel monitoring system device.
Vessels owners, agents or skippers should use this subject access request form to request VMS data from the MMO.
This form must be completed by all masters of under 10 metre fishing vessels with a shellfish entitlement.
Use this form to apply for a licence to collect mussel seed if you are registered as a shellfish farmer.
Use this form (VMS2) to register or re-register your vessel monitoring system device.
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