About this consultation
The public consultation offered citizens and stakeholders the opportunity to provide input to the Commission at an early stage of policy making.
Number of responses received to this consultation: 27
All citizens and organisations were welcome to contribute to this consultation. Contributions were particularly sought from stakeholders, private and public, as well as international governmental and non-governmental organisations.
Objective of the consultation
Allow all European citizens to express an opinion on the way in which levels of fishing effort and quotas are set according to the new common fisheries policy and in relation to scientific advice about sustainable fishing.