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Decree No. 1798 of 2004 relative to authorizations for the breeding of salmon, trout and rainbow trout (Salmon Allocation Decree).
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FAOLEX Id: LEX-FAOC066429
Countries: Norway
Regions: EUROPE;North-East Atlantic;Northern Europe;North Atlantic;North Sea
Date of original Text: 22/12/2004
Date of Consolidation: 08/04/2008
Amends: LEX-FAOC023519 Decree No. 1397 of 2000 relative to allocation, establishment, operation of, and measures to prevent the spreading of infectious disease in, fish breeding plants for salmon and other freshwater fishes for restocking. 20/12/2000
Implements: LEX-FAOC064840 Act No. 79 of 2005 relating to aquaculture (Aquaculture Act). 03/03/2011
Repeals: LEX-FAOC047154 Decree No. 1245 of 2003 relative to allocation of concessions for the breeding salmon or trout for consumption purposes in marine waters. 17/10/2003
Repeals: LEX-FAOC036951 Decree No. 454 of 2003 relative to new distribution of concessions for the breeding of salmon and trout which have not been assigned in 2002. 07/05/2003
Repeals: LEX-FAOC036012 Decree No. 686 of 2002 relative to allocation of concessions for the breeding salmon or trout for consumption purposes in marine waters. 21/06/2002
Repeals: LEX-FAOC013680 Decree No. 1598 of 1986 relative the breeding parent fish species of salmon, rainbow trout and trout. 17/11/1994
Repeals: LEX-FAOC013683 Decree relative the breeding of fish in freshwater waters (No. 2272 of 1985). 20/12/1985
Repeals: LEX-FAOC013685 Decree relative to installations for the farming of edible salmon and trout fish for experimental, research, and training (No. 2240 of 1985). 20/12/1985
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Type of Text: Regulation
Abstract: This Decree makes provision for the authorization of commercial fish breeding installations in saltwater and freshwater. It defines conditions for authorization and criteria for the operation of aquaculture and mariculture of salmon, trout and rainbow trout. The Decree shall apply to the Norwegian territory and the continental shelf and the EEZ of Norway. It shall apply both to breeding of fish for consumption and stock enhancement purposes. Permits are granted by the Directorate of Fisheries. The criteria for the grating of a permit mainly concern location and the impact on the environment of the proposed installation.
Comment: Consolidated version of Decree No. 1798 of 2004 as amended last by Decree No. 340 of 2008.
Main subjects: Fisheries