About Seafish

At Seafish, our purpose is to secure a sustainable and profitable future for the UK seafood industry.

Our structure

Seafish consists of three divisions, each led by an Executive Director, with the Chief Executive, Paul Williams, having overall accountability for Seafish.

UK policy

As a levy body Seafish represents the UK seafood industry.

Corporate Plan

The Seafish Corporate Plan for 2015-18 has been developed in consultation with our panels, industry, the board and Seafish staff over 2014.

Levy and funding

Seafish is funded by a levy on the first sale of seafood products in the UK, including imported seafood.

Annual reports

Every year, the Seafish executive team compiles an annual report to present to parliament.

Who we are

Seafish is a Non-Departmental Public Body (NDPB) set up by the Fisheries Act 1981 to improve efficiency and raise standards across the seafood industry.

What we do

When Seafish was established in 1981, the Fisheries Act defined its role as 'promoting the efficiency of the seafood industry … so as to serve the interests of that industry as a whole' whilst at the same time giving 'regard to the interests of consumers of sea fish and sea fish products'.

Tenders

In this section we will display any invitation to tender that Seafish has issued.

Blog

Keep up with the latest news and opinion from Seafish, the authority on seafood.

Publications

The following are a range of seafood industry-related publications produced by the Marketing and Communications team at Seafish.

News and events

The global seafood industry is dynamic. News stories reveal advances in the industry every week, and events take place across the world all year round.