The MSC runs an exciting and ambitious program, working with partners to transform the world's seafood markets and promote sustainable fishing practices.
Explanations of the Marine Stewardship Council's fisheries and chain of custody standards - for sustainable fishing and seafood traceability.
MSC meets the highest benchmarks for credible certification and ecolabelling, including the UN Food and Agriculture Organization guidelines and the ISEAL Code.
Learn about our standard
This short film explains the MSC standard for sustainability.
The MSC's Annual Report gives an overview of highlights and activities over the past financial year
Find out more about the Marine Stewardship Council in this list of 21 facts about MSC.
Read about developing world and community fisheries in the developing world program newsletter.
The MSC is committed to providing fair and equal access for all fisheries seeking MSC certification.
Get an insight into the challenges our oceans face and how the MSC works with partners to safeguard our oceans resources.
Vast majority of British consumers expect retailers and restaurants to provide sustainable seafood options: survey
Nov 13, 2014
New independent research shows that the vast majority of British consumers expect sustainable options for fish products.
Nov 11, 2014
New research shows that consumers are increasingly looking for fish products from a sustainable source, and that ecolabels give credibility to these claims.
Nov 05, 2014
Ashtamudi fishery attracts global recognition for developing world fishery’s efforts to protect stocks