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3.1(c) Prohibition of Transactions with Companies without a Public Policy Prohibiting Shark Finning

Effective

  • September 1, 2012
  • December 31, 2022

Adopted

  • January 23, 2012

Amended

  • October 20, 2015
  • July 27, 2021
This measure also applies to the PVR

Processors, traders, importers, transporters, marketers and others involved in the seafood industry shall not conduct transactions with companies that do not have a public policy prohibiting shark finning and requiring sharks be landed with fins naturally attached, if retained.

For the purposes of this measure a policy is “public” if it is published on the company’s website or is otherwise available to the general public.

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