Regulations

    Agency Year adopted Title Mitigation Techniques Species Groups Fishing Gear PDF
    IOTC Resolution 19/02
    Procedures on a Fish Aggregation Devices (FADs) Management Plan
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management SHK, TTX, MAM PS PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2021-01
    Conservation and Management Measure for bigeye, yellowfin and skipjack tuna in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management SHK, TTX, MAM, BRD PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 15/09
    On a Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) Working Group
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management, Spatial & temporal measures SHK, TTX PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 16-02
    Recommendation by ICCAT to Establish an Ad Hoc Working Group on Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs)
    FAD design & management SHK, TTX PS PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2017-01
    Conservation and Management Measure for Bigeye, Yellowfin and Skipjack Tuna in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean
    FAD design & management TTX, SHK PS PDF
    WCPFC CMM 2018-04
    Conservation and Management of Sea Turtles
    Circle hooks, FAD design & management, Fish not squid bait, Safe handling & release TTX LL, PS PDF
    CCSBT Resolution ERS tRFMOs 2021
    Resolution to Align CCSBT’s Ecologically Related Species measures with those of other tuna RFMOs
    Bait caster, Circle hooks, Dyed bait, FAD design & management, Fish not squid bait, Hook Shielding Devices, Hookpod, Line shooter, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Management of offal discharge, Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Night / day setting, Safe handling & release, Side-setting, Spatial & temporal measures, Streamer (tori) lines BRD, TTX, SHK, MAM LL, PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 16/07
    On the Use of Artificial Lights to Attract Fish
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management SHK, TTX PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-04-05 (REV 2)
    Consolidated Resolution on Bycatch
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures TTX, SHK PS, LL PDF
    CCSBT Recommendation ERS
    Recommendation to Mitigate the Impact on Ecologically Related Species of Fishing for Southern Bluefin Tuna
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, Bait caster, Circle hooks, Dyed bait, FAD design & management, Fish not squid bait, Line shooter, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Magnetic, E+ metals, electrical deterrents, Management of offal discharge, Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Night / day setting, Safe handling & release, Side-setting, Spatial & temporal measures, Streamer (tori) lines, Underwater setting techniques TTX, BRD, SHK LL PDF
    IOTC Resolution 18/04
    Resolution on BIOFAD Experimental Project
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management SHK, TTX PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 13/04
    Resolution On The Conservation Of Cetaceans
    FAD design & management, Safe handling & release MAM PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 13/05
    Resolution On The Conservation Of Whale Sharks (Rhincodon typus)
    FAD design & management, Safe handling & release SHK PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-99-07
    Resolution on Fish-Aggregating Devices
    FAD design & management, Spatial & temporal measures SHK, TTX PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 12/04
    Resolution On The Conservation Of Marine Turtles
    Circle hooks, FAD design & management, Fish not squid bait, Safe handling & release TTX LL, PS, GN PDF