Sustainable Fisheries Scheme

This scheme is designed for vessel owners other than Small Scale Coastal Fishing (SSCF) vessels, allowing onboard investments, with the following objectives:

Who is Eligible Who is Eligible

Owners of non-SSCF fishing vessels:


Amounts Granted Amounts Granted

The support rate under this scheme is 50%.

How to Apply How to Apply


Electronic Application

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