Basic Documents

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BASIC DOCUMENTS

 

1. SPRFMO Convention (view PDF)
The objective of the SPRFMO Convention is, through the application of the precautionary approach and an ecosystem approach to fisheries management, to ensure the long-term conservation and sustainable use of fishery resources and, in so doing, to safeguard the marine ecosystems in which these resources occur. English is the official and working language of the Commission and its subsidiary bodies; however, the Commission has arranged for various unofficial translations of the Convention and other SPRFMO documents to facilitate a wider and deeper understanding of the work of the Organisation.

2. Articles and specific provisions of the SPRFMO Convention and their implementation

3. Rules of Procedure of the Commission (revised 2020)

4. Financial Regulations of the Commission (revised 2022)

For earlier versions of any of the above documents, please contact the SPRFMO Secretariat