Strategy for the fisheries administration

The strategy for the fisheries administration 2014–2018 aims to contribute to ensuring that fish stocks are used in an ecologically, economically and socially sustainable manner.

The strategy outlines strategic goals, primarily aiming for the sustainable use of fish stocks, the development of operating methods, the transparency of information and the reconciliation of different views.

According to the mission defined in the strategy, the fisheries administration

  • ensures the viability of fish stocks
  • promotes the sustainable use of fish stocks in collaboration with operators in the sector
  • creates the necessary preconditions for the industries using fish stocks and for recreational fishing.


Further information

Risto Lampinen, yksikön päällikkö 
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Natural Resources Department, Fisheries Industry Unit Telephone:0295162458   Email Address: