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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1988-10-01
Signature Year: 
1988
Signature-2nd bilateral: 
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1988-10-01
Terminated?
Term Date: 
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Between The European Economic Community And The Government Of The People's Republic Of Mozambique On Fisheries Relations
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC018081; bi-18081.doc; CELEX-EUR Official Journal L 098, 10/04/1987 pp. 0012 - 0024.
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Agreement Between The European Economic Community And The Government Of The People's Republic Of Mozambique On Fisheries Relations
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
community/europe/fish
Lineage
Lineage: 
Not Yet Assigned
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
Other (non-multi, non-bi) Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Species/Fauna/Fish/Organization/Region
Category: 
ENV/FISH
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
All shrimp vessels authorized to fish under the Agreement shall be obliged to forward to the Secretary of State for Fisheries a catch report. For tuna vessels the fees shall be set at 20 ECU per tonne caught. Infringements shall be penalised payment of a fine of up to 100 000 ECU depending on the seriousness of the infringements or with non-renewal of fishing licence for failure to supply statements of catch. The fishing zones accessible to shrimp vessels shall comprise all waters under the sovereignty or the jurisdiction of the People's Republic of Mozambique south of 10g30' S and north of 26g30' S and beyond the first 12 nautical miles measured from the base lines. The fishing zones accessible to tuna vessels shall comprise all waters south of 10g30' S and north 26g30' S and outside the 200-m isobath. All marine species for which preservation is justified due to rarity of the species or biological research and which are caught by a Community vessel shall be the property of the Office of the Secretary of State for Fisheries and therefore shall be delivered as soon as possible, and in the best possible condition. In return for the fishing opportunities granted under Article 2, the Community will pay a financ ial contribution to Mozambique. (16 articles and 1 Annex) ; This Ag reement establishes the principles and rules, which will in future govern the fisheries relations between the Community and Mozambique in the waters of Mozambique. Fishing activities by Community vessels in Mozambique's waters hall is subject to possession of a fishing licence issued at the Community's request by the authorities of Mozambique. Licences shall be valid, for periods defined in the Annex. In Annex are indicated the provisions applicable to shrimp vessels: 151 ECU/grt per year for ve ssels fishing exclusively for deep-water shrimps, 266 ECU/grt per year for vessels fishing for shallow-water and deep-water shrimps. Licences are valid for a period of one year or until the quantitative limits fixed under Article 1 of the Protocol are exhausted.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 105; 003; 014; 033; 026; 025
Member Code: 
EUR,MOZ,
Members: 
European Union, Mozambique,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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