Fishery Improvement Tools
The MSC has a number of improvement tools to support fisheries world wide progress towards MSC certification:
An MSC pre-assessment provides a determination of how a fishery performs against the MSC Standard. This allows for gaps in performance to be outlined. The process for undertaking an MSC pre-assessment is described in the MSC Fisheries Certification Requirements.
To report and develop an action plan for improvement and address the gaps in your fishery's performance.
To benchmark the performance of your fishery as it improves towards meeting the MSC Fisheries Standard.
A guide on how to develop and work in partnerships with key stakeholders, covering the resources, funds, knowledge, skills and experience needed to support fisheries improving towards MSC certification.