The Sea Fisheries (Shellfish) Act 1967 Portland Harbour Several Order ApplicationNotice ID: BOU0073098
The Sea Fisheries (Shellfish) Act 1967
Portland Harbour Several
Notice is hereby given that Portland Oystermen S.O. Ltd has applied to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for a Several Order under the Sea Fisheries (Shellfish) Act 1967. The Several Order will allow the grantees exclusive rights to cultivate and harvest mussels, Pacific and native oysters, and scallops within a part of Portland Harbour for a period of 15 years.
During a consultation period, lasting 1 month from the date of this notice, copies of the draft Order, Management Plan and map of the fishery will be available for inspection at the offices of the applicant, with a copy held by Defra at the addresses given below. Copies may also be accessed via the following website: portlandoystermen.co.uk Any objection or representation concerning the proposed Order should be made to both ?efra, and Portland Oystermen S.O. Ltd, at the addresses below, within 1 month of this date of notice.
Defra Shellfish and Aquaculture Team, Area 8A Millbank, 17 Smith Square, London SW1P 3JR. Portland Oystermen S.O. Limited, 2 Wadebridge Lane, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 3AY.