Regulations

    Agency Year adopted Title Mitigation Techniques Species Groups Fishing Gear 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 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 16-12
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Management Measures for the Conservation of Atlantic Blue Shark Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 16-13
    Recommendation by ICCAT on Improvement of Compliance Review of Conservation and Management Measures Regarding Sharks Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Recommendation 17-08
    Recommendation by ICCAT on the Conservation of North Atlantic Stock of Shortfin Mako Caught in Association with ICCAT Fisheries
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures, Circle hooks SHK LL, PS PDF
    CCSBT Recommendation Ecologically Related Species
    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
    ICCAT Resolution 03-10
    Resolution by ICCAT on the Shark Fishery
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    ICCAT Resolution 05-08
    Resolution by ICCAT on Circle Hooks
    Circle hooks, Safe handling & release SHK, TTX LL PDF
    IOTC Resolution 12/04
    Resolution On The Conservation Of Marine Turtles
    Circle hooks, FAD design & management, Safe handling & release, Fish not squid bait TTX LL, PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 12/06
    Resolution on Reducing the Incidental Bycatch of Seabirds in Longline Fisheries
    Spatial & temporal measures, Bait caster, Streamer (tori) lines, Night / day setting, Line weighting & bait sink rate BRD LL PDF
    IOTC Resolution 12/09
    Resolution on the Conservation of Thresher Sharks (Family Alopiidae) Caught in Association with Fisheries in the IOTC Area of Competence
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, 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
    IOTC Resolution 13/06
    Resolution On A Scientific And Management Framework On The Conservation Of Shark Species Caught In Association With IOTC Managed Fisheries
    Safe handling & release SHK LL, PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 15/08
    Procedures On A Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) Management Plan Including A Limitation On The Number Of FADs, More Detailed Specifications Of Catch Reporting From FAD Sets And The Development Of Improved FAD Designs To Reduce The Incidence Of Entanglement
    FAD design & management, ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear SHK, TTX PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 15/09
    On a Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) Working Group
    FAD design & management, ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, Spatial & temporal measures SHK, TTX PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 16/07
    On the Use of Artificial Lights to Attract Fish
    FAD design & management, ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear SHK, TTX PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 17-05
    Resolution on the Conservation of Sharks Caught in Association With Fisheries Managed by IOTC
    Monofilament / Wire Leaders, Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IOTC Resolution 17-08
    Procedures on a Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) Management Plan, Including a Limitation on the Number of FADs, More Detailed Specifications of Catch Reporting From FAD Sets, & the Development of Improved FAD Designs to Reduce the Incidence of Entanglement
    FAD design & management SHK, TTX, MAM PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-04-05 (REV 2)
    Consolidated Resolution on Bycatch
    Safe handling & release, ALDFG - management of abandoned, lost, discarded fishing gear, FAD design & management, Spatial & temporal measures TTX, SHK PS, LL PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-04-07
    Resolution on A Three-Year Program to Mitigate the Impact of Tuna Fishing on Sea Turtles
    Spatial & temporal measures, Safe handling & release, Circle hooks TTX LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-05-03
    Resolution on the Conservation of Sharks Caught in Association with Fisheries in the Eastern Pacific Ocean
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures SHK LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-07-03
    Resolution to Mitigate the Impact of Tuna Fishing Vessels on Sea Turtles
    Circle hooks, Deep / shallow setting, Fish not squid bait, FAD design & management, Safe handling & release TTX LL, PS PDF
    IATTC Resolution C-11-02
    Resolution to Mitigate the Impact on Seabirds of Fishing for Species Covered by the IATTC
    Safe handling & release, Spatial & temporal measures, Dyed bait, Management of offal discharge, Night / day setting, Line shooter, Line weighting & bait sink rate, Side-setting, Streamer (tori) lines, Underwater setting techniques BRD LL 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