Funding

We provide grant aid right across the seafood industry, from fishing safety to market quality

ProcessingStatusDue DateNext Call
Seafood Processing Business Investment Scheme Closed - 2015 (provisional)
Business DevelopmentStatusDue DateNext Call
Seafood Category Management Scheme Closed - 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Value-adding Scheme Closed - 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Graduate Development Scheme Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly
FisheriesStatusDue DateNext Call

BIM Shellfish Pot Replacement Scheme

Open

Assessed monthly

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E-LOCATE Grant Aid Scheme

Closed

-

2015 (provisional)

Fleet Safety Scheme

Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly

Enhanced Safety Scheme

Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly

Fisheries Local Area Development Scheme (FLAG)

Open 28 November 2014

2015 (provisional)

Marine Tourism Vessel Safety Scheme

Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly

Special Assistance for Young Fishermen Scheme

Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly
Lobster V-Notching Shellfish Discard & Live Return Reduction Open 10 November 2014 2015 (provisional)
Marine Environment Protection Measures Scheme Open - 2015 (provisional)
Socio-Economic & Education Development Scheme Open - 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Environmental Management & Certification Grant Aid Scheme Open - 2015 (provisional)
Fleet Quality, Hygiene and Responsible Fishing Scheme Open Assessed monthly 2015 (provisional)
AquacultureStatusDue DateNext Call
Commercial Aquaculture Development Scheme Open Claims 31 October 2014 2015 (provisional)
Aquaculture innovation and Technology Scheme Open Claims 31 October 2014 2015 (provisional)
Pilot Aquaculture Development Scheme Open Claims 31 October 2014 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Handling Scheme Open Claims 31 October 2014 2015 (provisional)


Information on payments made under our grant schemes

For full details of fisheries grant payments made view the:

For details of all grant payments for a given year see our annual reports.