CMM 2015-02 04

Status: Active
Included in CMR
Effective From
Applicability Definition
Applies to flag CCMs with flagged fishing vessels fishing in the Convention Area S 20S, with fishing vessels that have taken south Pacific albacore and/or that are actively fishing for south Pacific albacore.
Annual report of SP ALB by vessel by species
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4. CCMs shall report annually to the Commission the annual catch levels taken by each of their fishing vessels that has taken South Pacific albacore, as well as the number of vessels actively fishing for South Pacific albacore, in the Convention area south of 20°S. Catch by vessel shall be reported according to the following species groups: albacore tuna, bigeye tuna, yellowfin tuna, swordfish, other billfish, and sharks. Initially this information will be provided for the period 2006-2014 and then updated annually. CCMs are encouraged to provide data from periods prior to these dates.

Quantitative limits for tuna and billfish
Sub Theme
Albacore fishing effort and vessel limit
Category / CMR Section
Report (Included in CMR)
Category: Report
Introduced Date:
Audit Point Definition
The Secretariat confirms that the CCM submitted information on annual catch levels by its flagged vessels taking SP Albacore, as well as the number of CCM flagged vessels actively fishing for SP Albacore south of 20S, with catch levels reported by species groups.
CCM limits not applicable for this obligation
Category: Report
CMS Compliance History
When Evaluated:
2013, 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)