A meeting of the Irish Prawn FIP was held virtually in July 2020. The following actions were agreed at the meeting:

  1. The 2020/2021 workplan, once finalised with Fishery Progress, will be circulated to all participants in addition to being available on the website.
  2. Verifish will explore how the Tuna FIP observer scheme may be used as a template for data collection in other FIPs.
  3. Verifish will follow up with a number of PO reps, sales agents and the Marine Institute regarding improving the volume of industry self-sampling.
  4. Verifish will work with the UK Prawn FIP on areas of common interest such as the Irish Sea.