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 - 2014 (provisional)
Business DevelopmentStatusDue DateNext Call
Seafood Category Management Scheme Open Assessed monthly 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Value-adding Scheme Open Assessed monthly 2015 (provisional)
Seafood Graduate Development Scheme Open Assessed monthly Assessed monthly
FisheriesStatusDue DateNext Call

BIM Shellfish Pot Replacement Scheme

Open

28 March 2014

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E-LOCATE Grant Aid Scheme

Closed

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2014 (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 February 2014

Last Friday of May, August and November 2014

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 28 February 2014 28 March 2014
Marine Environment Protection Measures Scheme Open 28 February 2014 28 March 2014
Socio-Economic & Education Development Scheme Open 28 February 2014 28 March 2014
Seafood Environmental Management & Certification Grant Aid Scheme Open 28 February 2014 28 March 2014
Fleet Modernisation Scheme Open Assessed monthly 2014 (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.