Herring in the Firth of Clyde: setting the total allowable catch for 2024

Closed 8 Jul 2024

Opened 17 Jun 2024


This consultation relates to the 2024 Total Allowable Catch (TAC) for herring in the Firth of Clyde.

The Marine Directorate of the Scottish Government is carrying out this consultation on behalf of the UK Fisheries Administrations to seek views on the level of the 2024 TAC.

Read the consultation paper. The consultation paper contains full background information for this consultation. You may find it useful to read or refer to while responding.

Useful information about responding to this consultation

As you complete your response, each page will provide the option to 'Save and come back later' at the bottom. This means you can save your progress and return to the consultation at any time before it closes. If you don't use this feature and leave the consultation midway through, your response will be lost.

Once you have submitted your response, you can enter your email address to get a pdf copy of your answers sent to you.

On the 'About You' page at the end of this consultation, organisations will have the opportunity to tell us more about their work and/or how their response was informed.

After the consultation has closed there will be a few months delay before any responses are published. This is because we must check any responses to be published abide by our Terms of Use.

A analysis report will usually be published some months after the consultation has closed. This report will summarise the findings based on all responses submitted. It will be published on the Scottish Government website and you may be notified about it if you choose to share your email address with us. You can also join our consulation mailing list where we regularly list newly published analysis reports (as well as new consultations).


Why your views matter

The consultation gives us the opportunity to seek views, knowledge and expertise from a wide range of people. This is important to allow us to consider all view points and make an informed decision on the total allowable catch for herring in the Firth of Clyde in 2024


  • Stakeholder Event

    From 27 Jun 2024 at 15:00 to 27 Jun 2024 at 16:00

    An opportunity for stakeholders to talk with the Marine Directorate on the setting of the 2024 Total Allowable Catch (TAC) for herring in the Firth of Clyde. To register, please email clydeherring@gov.scot


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