BREXIT and Fisheries

Welcome to the Brexit page, here you will be able to find position statements, press releases and briefing notes relating to the withdrawal from the EU and its impact upon fisheries.

To view the IFM position statement on Brexit please click here

To see the recent letter sent to the Secretary of State about EU withdrawal please click here

Environmental Policy Forum (EPF) 

To see the Environmental Policy Forum’s response to the DEFRA consultation on environmental principles and governance after the UK leaves the EU please click here

To see the IFM input into to the consultation please click here

To see the IFM supporting letter to the EPF please click here

To see the Environmental Policy Forum’s briefing note on EU withdrawal please click here

We recently contributed to the EPF briefing to the House of Lords on the EU Withdrawl Bill. Please click here to read the full paper.

The EPF have also released a briefing paper on Brexit and Chemical Legislation. This highlights the potential risk to our health if we were to leave the EU”s REACH chemical regulations following Brexit. You can read the paper here

(Cod image taken from The Financial Times https://www.ft.com/content/404cc4a8-3402-11e7-bce4-9023f8c0fd2e)