Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Fisheries: Monitoring (20 Oct 2016)

Peter Aldous: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how the Government plans to monitor the phased in landing obligation requirements (a) generally and (b) for North Sea cod in 2017 to ensure that no illegal discarding or high grading is occurring; and what the level of (a) observer coverage and (b) electronic monitoring coverage is planned for 2017.