Beyond the Common Fisheries Policy: Scrutiny of the Fisheries Bill


Terms of reference

1 Introduction

Our inquiry

2 Fisheries policy in the UK

The Common Fisheries Policy

The Fisheries Bill

3 Governance

Reporting and assessment

Delegated powers

Fisheries management in England

4 Fishing Opportunities

Additional opportunities

Discards policy

5 Sustainability and coastal communities

Maximum Sustainable Yield

The UK’s international commitments

Sustainability in the Bill

Coastal Communities

EMFF Funding

Recreational Fishing

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Published: 20 January 2019