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Closed – consultation: Reducing unused licences (latent capacity) in the English 10 metre and under fishing sector

Closes 31st March 2015. Defra is seeking views on the current levels of latent capacity in the English 10 metre and under finfish and shellfish sectorsand how to reduce latent capacity to help to make the English inshore fleet more sustainable. The term ‘latent capacity’ is used to describe those licences issued to allow fishing for quota species which

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