Vessel Requirements

The vessel requirements for vessels fishing for NAFO regulated species in the NAFO Regulatory Area are outlined in Chapter III of the NAFO Conservation and Enforcement Measures. The requirements include:

  • Notification (NOT)
  • Authorization (AUT)
  • IMO (International Maritime Organization) number for eligible vessels
  • Markings
  • Documentation
  • Capacity plan
  • Chartering arrangements
  • Reporting Requirements


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Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization
2 Morris Drive, Suite 100
(Burnside Industrial Park)
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Canada B3B 1K8

Tel: +1 902 468-5590
Fax: +1 902 468-5538


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