The MSC is an international non-profit organisation established to address the problem of unsustainable fishing, and safeguard seafood supplies for the future.
The MSC runs an ambitious certification and labelling program. We work with partners to promote sustainable fishing and transform the world's seafood markets.
Explanations of the Marine Stewardship Council's Fisheries and Chain of Custody Standards - for sustainable fishing and seafood traceability.
Learn about our standard
This short film explains the MSC Fisheries Standard for sustainability.
Celebrating 15 years of certified sustainable seafood
Find out more about the objectives and activities of the Developing World Program
MSC meets the highest benchmarks for credible certification and ecolabelling, including the UN Food and Agriculture Organization guidelines and the ISEAL Code.
Find out more about the Marine Stewardship Council.
Nov 05, 2015
Canadian Fall herring is the first ever gillnet herring fishery to achieve MSC certification.
Oct 26, 2015
Exmouth Gulf and Shark Bay prawns get the MSC blue tick MSC and WWF Australia media release
Oct 13, 2015
The MSC Annual Report 2014-15 highlights the incredible sustainability achievements of fisheries and industry leaders around the world.