This consultation seeks views on draft legislation (The Marine Conservation (Fixed Monetary Penalties) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014). The legislation introduces a fixed monetary penalty (FMP) system for the enforcement of byelaws which protect Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs) and European marine sites in the Northern Ireland inshore region. This legislation is being brought forward under the Marine Act (Northern Ireland) 2013 (the Act).
Consultation opened on 06 June 2014. Closing date 06 September 2014.