Fisheries Commission

Welcome to the Fisheries Commission Official Website

Fisheries Commission

Welcome to the Fisheries Commission Official Website

2022-2026 MARINE FISHERIES MANAGEMENT PLAN VALIDATED

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WELCOME TO FISHERIES COMMISSION

The Fisheries Commission is the implementing agency of the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MoFAD). We are constituted to be the actualizing force behind policies and regulations established by MoFAD. We are therefore responsible for all monitoring, control, surveillance, evaluation, and compliance functions in all areas of fisheries development and management in Ghana, including fish health, post-harvest activities, safety, and quality assurance. Our work at the Fisheries Commission is guided by MoFAD’s policies and regulations, and we also provide valuable feedback to MoFAD to inform future policies.

Fisheries Leadership

Information about Fisheries Leadership

Vessel Resgistry

Registration information about all fishing vessels

MoFAD

Ministry Of Fisheries and Aquaculture Developmnet

Reports

General Reports of the Fisheries Commission

Regional Offices

Information on all our regional offices and their activities

Statistics

Statistical informtaion about fish production

OUR NEWS

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Marine Fishing: Closed season starts in July to August, 2022

The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development in collaboration with the Fisheries Commission has announced that it will observe the 2022 closed season from July to August, this year.

The term “closed season” also known as “biological rest period”, refers to the stopping of fishing activities during the spawning period of the stocks.