Regulations

    Agency Year adopted Title Mitigation Techniques Species Groups Fishing Gear 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
    CCSBT Seabirds - non-binding
    Non-Binding Measures on Seabirds
    Bait size and condition, hooking technique, Management of offal discharge, Safe handling & release, Streamer (tori) lines BRD LL PDF
    CCSBT Resolution ERS tRFMOs 2023
    Resolution to Align CCSBT's Ecologically Related Species Measures with those of other Tuna RFMOs
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, 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, Underwater setting techniques BRD, SHK, TTX, MAM LL, PS PDF
    IATTC AIDCP MOP 7 - Guidelines for sets on large herds
    Agreement on the International Dolphin Conservation Program - Technical Guidelines to Prevent High Mortality During Sets on Large Dolphin Herds
    Backdown procedure and Medina panel, Safe handling & release MAM 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
    IATTC AIDCP
    Agreement on the International Dolphin Conservation Program
    Backdown procedure and Medina panel, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures MAM, TTX PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-23-08
    Amendment to Resolution C-21-06 Conservation Measures for Shark Species, with Special Emphasis on the Silky Shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) for the Years 2024 and 2025
    Circle hooks, Safe handling & release, Soak duration, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-23-07
    Conservation Measures for the Protection and Sustainable Management of Sharks
    Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Purse seine deck release devices, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-22-06
    Resolution on Terms of Reference for a Working Group on Ecosystem and Bycatch
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures TTX, BRD, MAM, SHK LL, PS, GN PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-23-03
    Amendment to Resolution C-99-07 on Fish- Aggregating Devices
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management, Spatial & temporal measures TTX, SHK, MAM, BRD PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-23-04
    Resolution on the Design and Biodegradability of Drifting Fish Aggregating Devices (DFADs) in the IATTC Area of Competence
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management SHK, TTX, MAM, BRD PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-11-02
    Resolution to Mitigate the Impact on Seabirds of Fishing for Species Covered by the IATTC
    Dyed bait, Line shooter, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Management of offal discharge, Night / day setting, Safe handling & release, Side-setting, Spatial & temporal measures, Streamer (tori) lines, Underwater setting techniques BRD LL PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-23-05
    Amendment to Resolution C-19-01 on the Collection and Analyses of Data on Fish Aggregating Devices
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management SHK, TTX, MAM, BRD PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-16-06
    Conservation Measures For Shark Species, With Special Emphasis On The Silky Shark (Carcharhinus falciformis), For The Years 2017, 2018, And 2019
    Circle hooks, Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-11-10
    Resolution on the Conservation of Oceanic Whitetip Sharks Caught in Association with Fisheries in the Antigua Convention Area
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-15-04
    Resolution on the Conservation of Mobulid Rays Caught in Association With Fisheries in the IATTC Convention Area
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-19-06
    Resolution on the Conservation of Whale Sharks
    Safe handling & release SHK PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-19-04
    Resolution to Mitigate Impacts on Sea Turtles
    Circle hooks, Fish not squid bait, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures TTX LL, PS, GN PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-19-01
    Amendment to Resolution C-18-05 on the Collection and Analyses of Data on Fish-Aggregating Devices
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management SHK, TTX, MAM, BRD PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 23-10
    Recommendation to Replace Recommendation 19-07 on Management Measures for the Conservation of North Atlantic Blue Shark Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 15-06
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Porbeagle Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 19-01
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Fishes Considered to be Tuna and Tuna-Like Species or Oceanic, Pelagic, and Highly Migratory Elasmobranchs
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, GN, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 23-11
    Recommendation to Replace Recommendation 19-08 on Management Measures for the Conservation of South Atlantic Blue Shark Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, 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
    ICCAT Recommendation 19-11
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Abandoned, Lost or Otherwise Discarded Fishing Gear
    ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear MAM, SHK, BRD, TTX PS, LL, GN PDF