New license in Patreksfjörður & Tálknafjörður
On the 28th of August, the Food and Veterinary Authority and the Environmental Agency issued a license for 10.700 T production in Patreksfjordur and Talknafjordur, eleven months after the license where revoked by the Environmental and Natural Resources Board of Appeal.
Soon after the license was revoked, the Icelandic government stepped in and issued provisional license while the technical issues regarding the environmental assessment process was fixed.
Now Fjarðalax holds a 10.700 T production license (12.200 T maximum biomass) in Patreksfjörður & Tálknafjörður and the licence is valid until 2029
The ruling of the Environmental and Natural Resources Board of Appeal.
New 10.700 T licences from the Food and Veterinary Authority
New 10.700 T operating license from the Environmental Agency