Revisions to marine licensing exemptions

Closes 14 Dec 2018

Opened 2 Nov 2018


The purpose of this consultation is to seek views on proposed changes to marine licensing exemptions in the marine areas where the Secretary of State is the appropriate licensing authority, as administered by the Marine Management Organisation (MMO). 

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  • Recreation sector
  • Coastal Management sector
  • Aggregates sector
  • Energy sector
  • Industries and professional services
  • Commercial Fisheries Organisations
  • Fisheries Producer Organisations
  • Fishermen
  • Energy suppliers
  • Leisure industry
  • Tourism industry
  • Beach Users


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  • Marine
  • Marine licensing
  • Shellfish
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  • Marine Conservation
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