We manage and regulate the fisheries for shellfish within Shetland’s six mile limit, through the issue of licences and the implementation of regulations and other measures, to ensure the long-term sustainability of these fisheries. SSMO promotes the recovery of shellfish stocks through stock enhancement and other management measures.Learn More
New Landing Controls for Crab and Lobster Fisheries in Scotland.
A notice to Mariners detailing the Lerwick - Bressay submarine cable removal works. Work to commence on 15 March 2018