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Nederlandse Elasmobranchen Vereniging

Identification number in the register: 14211885135-08
Registration date: 28/01/2011 13:34:33

The information on this entity was last modified on: 03/01/2015 14:20:29
The date of the last annual update was: 03/01/2015 14:20:29

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Nederlandse Elasmobranchen Vereniging


Vereniging (NL)

    Section of registration

III - Non-governmental organisations

Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

    Contact details

Hobbemakade, 118-HS
Amsterdam 1071 XW

(+31) 206388611


contact via email:

    Person with legal responsibility

Ms  Paddy Walker


    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Irene Kingma


    Goals / remit

De Nederlandse Elasmobranchen Vereniging is in 2010 opgericht met als doel de kennis over haaien en roggen in te verbeteren om zo de populaties beter te kunnen beheren en waar nodig te beschermen. Ze richt zich hierbij op vissen die voorkomen in Nederlandse wateren maar ook in wateren bevist door Nederlandse vissers./ The Dutch Elasmobranch Society was founded in 2010, its goal is to improve the knowledge we have about sharks and rays to facilitate better managament of the populations of these fish and were necesarry protect them. The focus of the organisation is on sharks and rays living in Dutch waters and in waters fished by Dutch fishermen.

  • European
  • global
  • national


The focus of the NEV is on better management and protection of sharks and rays. We work with the national and EU government to improve legislation on marine issues relavant to elasmobranchs and work nationally to increase public awarness on the status of shark and ray species.

The NEV is in involved in drzfting the concept msnagememt plan for sharks and rays for the MSFD objectived of the Dutch government

In 2010 the NEV led a joint NGO-response for the consultation for review of the EU shrak fining regulation.

The NEV gave advice to the NL government in advance of the TAC and quota negotiations in December on shark fisheries.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Environment
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Regional Policy

    Membership and affiliation



The NEV is the Dutch member of the European Elasmobranch Association and is a representative of the other interest groups int eh Pelagic, North Sea and North West Waters Advisory councils.

    Financial data

01/2013  -  01/2014

0 €









< 50,000  €

At this moment the organisations is managed solely by volunteers and has no financial administration.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
Irene Kingma