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 Claims due by 30 September 2015 2015 (provisional)
Business DevelopmentStatusDue DateNext Call
Seafood Category Management Scheme Open

Applications due by 31 August.
Claims due by 30 September 2015

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

Closed

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E-LOCATE Grant Aid Scheme

Closed

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2015 (provisional)

Fleet Safety Scheme

Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly

Enhanced Safety Scheme

Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly

Fisheries Local Area Development Scheme (FLAG)

Closed  

2015 (provisional)

Marine Tourism Vessel Safety Scheme

Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly

Special Assistance for Young Fishermen Scheme

Closed - 2016 (provisional)
Lobster V-Notching Shellfish Discard & Live Return Reduction Open Assessed monthly 2015 (provisional)
Marine Environment Protection Measures Scheme Closed - 2015 (provisional)
Socio-Economic & Education Development Scheme Closed - 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Environmental Management & Certification Grant Aid Scheme Closed - 2015 (provisional)
Fleet Quality, Hygiene and Responsible Fishing Scheme Open Assessed monthly 2015 (provisional)
AquacultureStatusDue DateNext Call
Commercial Aquaculture Development Scheme Closed Claims 30 October 2015 2015 (provisional)
Aquaculture innovation and Technology Scheme Open Claims 30 October 2015 2015 (provisional)
Pilot Aquaculture Development Scheme Open Claims 30 October 2015 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Handling Scheme Open Claims 30 October 2015 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.