Purpose of the group

To inform Parliament on matters of wild capture fishing and to provide a forum for exploration of policy, regulation and any other issues as decided by members. 

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting:



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Professor Michael Heath, Strathclyde University  


Scottish Fishermen’s Federation

Scottish Seafood Association

Scottish Scallop Divers Association

Scottish Creel Fishermen’s Federation

Scottish Fisherman’s Organisation

Open Seas

West of Scotland Fish Producers Organisation

Sustainable Inshore Fisheries Trust

World Wildlife Fund Scotland

Keltic Seafare (Scotland) Ltd

Community of Arran Seabed Trust

DR Collins (Fish) Ltd

Clyde Fishermen’s Association

Marine Conservation Scotland

Scottish Environment LINK

Get involved

Next meeting:




Stewart Stevenson MSP

0131 348 5894

Beatrice Wishart MSP

0131 348 6296

Holyrood Road
Scottish Parliament



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