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
Future of Fisheries Management in Scotland: National Discussion Paper
There are workshops and drop-in sessions planned in February regarding the Sullom Voe Master Plan project. Anyone with fishing interests in the area is encouraged to attend one of these.