Blog: McConalogue announces one month extension to the Brexit Voluntary Tie-up Scheme for fishing vessels to improve quota availability for vessels who continue fishing –

On receipt of the formal State Approval Notification and after initial exploratory discussions between the European Commission and the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, a formal State Aid Amendment Notification was made to the European Commission by written procedure on 31 May 2022. Today , 21 June 2022, a formal response has been received that the European Commission has decided not to raise objections to the scheme, as amended, on the grounds that it is compatible with the internal market pursuant to Article 107(3)(c) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union.

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