CMM 2009-06 29

Status: Active
Included in ARPt2
Effective From
Applicability Definition
Applies to flag CCMs with purse seine vessels on the RFV
Limit on purse seine vessels transhipment outside of port to vessels that have received an exemption from the Commission. Where applicable, flag CCM authorisation should be vessel-specific and address any specific conditions identified by the Commission.
Full Text

CCMs shall only authorize those purse seine vessels that that have received an exemption by the Commission to engage in transhipment outside of port. CCMs shall issue vessel-specific authorizations outlining any conditions or requirements identified by the Commission or CCM, and shall require that vessel operators carry such authorizations on board at all times.

Activity related requirement
Sub Theme
Transhipment management
Category / CMR Section
Quantitative Limits: CCM-level and Collective
Category: Quantitative Limits: CCM-level and Collective
Introduced Date:
Audit Point Definition
The Secretariat verifies the information reported by the CCM in AR Pt 2 and confirms that the CCM’s allowable limit of PS vessels transhipping outside of port has not been exceeded.
*Note additional reporting obligations for COVID19-related requirements:
The Secretariat has received information in AR Pt 2 of the CCM’s approach to implementation of the suspension from 20 April 2020 to 15 March 2022.
No CCM Limit Records
Category: Quantitative Limits: CCM-level and Collective
CMS Compliance History
When Evaluated:
2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
Average Score:
Likelihood of Non-Compliance:
Consequence of Risk Ratings
CCM or collective group Consequence of Non-Compliance Risk of Non-Compliance
European Union
Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA)