The Aquaculture and Fisheries (Scotland) Act 2013 came into force on 16th September 2013 and placed a number of new responsibilities on District Salmon Fishery Boards, relating to openness and accountability. The Association of Salmon Fishery Boards have produced some excellent guidance notes, which are available here.
A Code of Good Practice for Scotland’s District Salmon Fishery Boards – Association of Salmon Fishery Boards (Updated 2014)
Annual Report and Accounts
FDSFB Annual Reports can be viewed here
New Members Pack
FDSFB Complaints Procedure (Version 1.1 dated 23rd May 2014)
Register of relevant financial interests
The Board is in the process of producing a Register of Relevant Financial Interests. Once this is complete a copy can be requested from the Clerk.
All meetings of the Forth District Salmon Fishery Board, including Board Meetings and the Annual Meeting of Qualified Proprietors, are now open to the public as observers, however, some items of the Boards business may require to be taken in private. Additionally, there will be an Annual Public Meeting where members of the public can participate.
Proposed Meeting Dates 2017
Tuesday 21st February – Closed Meeting
Tuesday 16th may – (open to public) – Location TBC
Tuesday 22nd August – Location TBC
Tuesday 21st November – Annual Meeting of Qualified Proprietors – Location TBC
Please note that future Annual Public Meeting will fall within 3 months of the Annual Meeting of Qualified Proprietors.
FDSFB Policies, Statements and Procedures
FDSFB Clearing Weirs Advisory (October 2013)
Equal Opportunities Statement (Version 1.0 dated 2nd April 2014)
Disclosure Statement (Version 1.0 dated 25th June 2014)
FDSFB Stocking Advisory (dated 24th June 2014)
FDSFB Salmon Fishings Catch Return Form Blank (Sept 2014)