On 1 April 2011, North Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (NEIFCA) replaced North Eastern Sea Fisheries Committee (NESFC), with wholly new duties and responsibilities for managing and conserving marine resources between the River Tyne and North East Lincolnshire.
NEIFCA have adopted the following National Vision:
“To lead, champion and manage a sustainable marine environment and inshore fisheries, by successfully securing the right balance between social, environmental and economic benefits to ensure healthy seas, sustainable fisheries and a viable industry”.
North Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority is one of 10 authorities and is comprised of 30 members. Administrative and financial functions are undertaken by the East Riding of Yorkshire Council – one of the member authorities.
The area we cover...