SFF Code of Practice (voluntary) for employment of non-EEA fishing crew

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Scottish Fishermen’s Federation
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A voluntary Code of Practice for the employment of Non-European Economic Area (EEA) fishing crew on UK fishing vessels.

A voluntary Code of Practice for the employment of Non-European Economic Area (EEA) fishing crew on UK fishing vessels has been produced by the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation.

This covers: contracts for all non EEA crew covering wage details, terms and conditions all agreed before agreement to join a vessel; accommodation on board vessels as per EU crew; illness and accident care available under NHS; repatriation accommodated where required with wages paid.


Significance for seafood businesses:

This is a voluntary Code of Practice which seafood businesses should be aware of.


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