Information on sustainable oceans


Rules on access to waters and fishing capacity, use of fishing vessels and equipment.

Fishing quotas

Rules on catch limits and national quotas.

Illegal fishing

Rules and actions to combat illegal fishing.


Policies and priorities for environmentally and economically viable EU aquaculture.

Facts and figures

Information and statistics on the EU's fisheries and aquaculture markets, employment, consumption and trade.

Blue economy

The sustainable blue economy creates growth and jobs. It also helps us fight climate change, restore biodiversity and use marine resources responsibly

International ocean governance

Discover how the EU contributes to the healthy and productive management of the Worlds Oceans for the benefit of the current and future generations.