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Articles 2(1) and (4) and 5(1)

SCHEDULE 1COMMUNITY QUOTA MEASURES (MAXIMUM FINES ON SUMMARY CONVICTION

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Provision of the Council RegulationSubject matterMaximum fine on summary conviction

1.  Article 6.1, in so far as that paragraph relates to retaining on board or landed

Prohibitions on retaining on board or landing catches from stocks for which total allowable catches or quotas are fixed and have been exhausted.£50,000

2.  Article 6.1, in so far as that paragraph relates to catch composition or sorting

Prohibitions in certain circumstances on retaining on board or landing catches having a certain composition or which have not been sorted.The statutory maximum

3.  Article 6.2

Prohibition on landing catches which are unsorted and contain herring when the catch limitations set out in Annex II have been exhausted.£50,000

4.  Article 7

Prohibition of fishing by Community vessels in certain Norwegian and Icelandic waters.£50,000

5.  Article 8 and Annex IV, paragraphs 2 and 6

Prohibition on offering for sale for human consumption herring caught in the areas specified in Annex IV paragraph 6 by vessels carrying towed nets of a minimum mesh size less than 32mm and landed.The statutory maximum

6.  Article 9 and Annex V, paragraphs 3, 4, 6 and 7

Prohibition on fishing in the Bornholm Deep from 15th May to 31st August 2001.

(a)in the case of the prohibition on fishing in the Bornholm Deep £50,000; and

Minimum mesh size of 90mm applied to fishing for sole in ICES Divisions IVc and VIId.

(b)in any other case, the statutory maximum.

Requirements as to mesh sizes and by catches in the Skagerrak and Kattegat.
Minimum landing size of 27cm for plaice.

7.  Annex 1c, in so far as it relates to special conditions applicable to fishing with towed gear of a mesh size of less than 54mm or with purse seines

Prohibition on Fishing in ICES Division IIa (EC waters) with towed gear of a mesh size of less than 54mm or with purse seines between 1st July and 31st December 2001.£5,000