Marine Resources Management



About Us


 AIM:    To administer the provisions of the Marine Living Resources Act (MLRA), manage, promote, and support the small-scale fisheries sector


  1. Develop policy, norms and standards for Small scale Fisheries management
  2. Manage the administration and support of small-scale fisheries sector in accordance with legislative requirements
  3. Manage the verification of product flow through the fishing value chain
  4. Develop the necessary networks to maintain and manage stakeholder participation




Director: Small Scale Fisheries

Mr. Craig Smith

Contact no. (021) 402 3344

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