About this consultation

Feedback period
2 August 2018 - 27 September 2018
Maritime affairs and fisheries

Target audience

All citizens and the wider community of stakeholders are welcome to express their views. We particularly seek contributions from those directly affected, namely:

The central and regional administrations of the Member States with outermost regions, in particular administrations dealing with fisheries and State aid;
Owners of fishing vessels and fishers based in outermost regions;
Environmental NGOs.

Why we are consulting

The consultation aims to collect the views of concerned administrations, vessel owners, fishers, NGOs and other interested parties in order to further assess the potential role of State aid for the purchase of fishing vessels in the development of the Blue Economy in the outermost regions and to collect views on the draft amendment of the State aid Guidelines proposed by the Commission.

Responding to the questionnaire

The response period for this consultation has ended. The questionnaire is no longer available. You can track further progress of this initiative by subscribing to receive notifications.