The Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority is committed to the effective and fair regulation of the Irish Sea-Fishing and Seafood Sectors. Working in consultation with all stakeholders, and in particular with our Consultative Committee, the SFPA is strongly committed to playing its part in ensuring a strong future for the Irish Fishing Industry built on the principles of conservation, compliance and sustainability.

Monday, May 22, 2017

SFPA co-hosts international conference on molluscan shellfish safety

  Clonakilty, 16th May 2017             More than 200 international delegates are ...

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Donegal Fish Processor gets six-month suspended prison sentence. Fined €45,000 for tampering with weighing scales

30th March 2017 A Donegal fish processing plant and a company director have been fined €45,000 in total for tampering with weighing ...

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

SFPA Host Information Event for the Fishing Industry

March 2017 The Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority (SFPA), the independent regulator for the sea-fishing and seafood sectors, is hosting a ...

Recent Publications

Consumer Advice - Scallops

This consumer advice leaflet provides information for consumers when purchasing scallops. 

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Industry Advice - Common Skate

Industry advice on the identification and conservation of the Common Skate 

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