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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-15304: Andy Wightman (Lothian)

Scottish Green Party

Date lodged: 27 March 2018

To ask the Scottish Government whether any vessels licensed to participate in the razor clam electrofishing trial are doing so prior to their electrofishing gear having been inspected by Marine Scotland Compliance.

Answered by: Fergus Ewing 26 April 2018

A derogation authorising participation in the electrofishing for razor clams trial is only issued once the electrofishing gear has been inspected on-board the vessel by Marine Scotland Compliance.