- Commission decisions in response to COVID-19, and information shared by CCMs on measures to combat the spread of COVID19 relevant to the WCPO Fishery - https://www.wcpfc.int/covid19


- Circular 2022/68: Announcing Availability of TCC18 Outcomes Document

- Circular 2022/69: Meeting Arrangements for WCPFC19 and Associated Meetings

- Circular 2022/70: Guidance on Process for CCMs to Provide Additional Information up to 21 Days Post TCC18

- Circular 2022/71: Advising that a CCM has Reported Exceeding 90% of their Bigeye Longline Catch Limit for 2022

- Circular 2022/72: WCPFC19 Provisional Agenda



Western & Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC)

The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) was established by the Convention for the Conservation and Management of Highly Migratory Fish Stocks in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean (WCPF Convention) which entered into force on 19 June 2004.  Read more about the commission 

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  • Type groupings:
    • Longliner = Tuna longliner, Longliner or Freezer Longliner
    • Purse seiner = Tuna purse seiner or Purse seiner
    • Carrier & Bunker = FISH CARRIER or BUNKER
    • Others = HARPOON, Troller, FISHERY RESEARCH VESSEL, Multipurpose vessel nei, Handliner, FISHING VESSEL NOT SPECIFIED, GILLNETTER, Liner nei, Jigging Line, MULTIPURPOSE VESSEL, LIFT NETTER, MOTHERSHIP, SEINER, Trawler-drifter, Stern trawler, TRAWLER, Tuna mothership, FISHERY TRAINING VESSEL or Pot vessel
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