The Scientific Council Documents consist of two series.
Scientific Council Research (SCR)
documents contain contributions of individual scientists and laboratories on matters relevant to the work of Scientific Council. SCR documents are not formally reviewed.
Scientific Council Summary (SCS)
documents contain reports of meetings of the Council, its Committees and Working Groups, national research reports, reports of meetings of other international organizations or matters relevant to the work of NAFO, and all research and statistical reports prepared for meetings by the NAFO Secretariat.