Scottish Sea Fisheries National Discussion Paper

Closes 7 Jun 2019

Opened 4 Mar 2019


The Sea Fisheries National Discussion Paper sets out, and seeks your views on, a vision for the future management of Scotland’s marine fisheries, how we will conduct ourselves in the International arena and what our guiding principles shall be.

Why We Are Consulting

We want to use the expertise and experience of all our stakeholders to help us develop a world-class fisheries management system to ensure the long term sustainability of the Scottish industry and therefore it is important to ensure that everyone who wishes to take part uses the opportunity to ensure their voice is heard.

Read the discussion paper.

Give us your views


  • People of Scotland


  • Business, Industry and Innovation
  • Communities and Third Sector
  • Economy
  • Environment and Climate Change
  • Public Sector
  • Marine and Fisheries
  • Research
  • Statistics