Conservation Commissions​

Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR)

Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC)

International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT)

Inter-American Tropical Tuna Comission (IATTC)

Industry Associations

South African Deep Sea Trawling Industry Association (SADSTIA)

South African Pelagic Fishery Industry Association (SAPFIA)

South African Tuna Association (SATA)

South African Hake Longline Association(SAHLLA)

South Coast Rock Lobster Industry Association (SCRLIA)

West Coast Rock Lobster Association

South African Squid Industry Association (SASMIA)

South African Patagonian Toothfish Association (SAPTA)

​Research Institutions

Department of Oceanography, University of Cape Town

Animal Demographic Unit, University of Cape Town

Oceanographic Research Organisation (ORI) 

The Oceanographic Society (TOS)

South African Biodiversity Institute (SANBI)

Southern Ocean Group,Rhodes University

Department of Ichthyology and Fisheries Science, Rhodes University

Kenyan Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI)

​Governmental bodies

Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries (DAFF)

Marine and Coastal Management (MCM)

FAO Fisheries & Aquaculture 

Namibian Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources

Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA)

Non-Governmental Organizations

Birdlife South Africa

Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP)

Fisheries Improvement Projects (FIP)

Ecolabel Asessments & Conformity Assessment Bodies

Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)

Control Union Pesca 

Loyd’s Register 

Octopus Assessment

Fish for Good South Africa

Consulting Projects 

Agulhas Somali Current Large Marine Ecosystem (ASCLME)

Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem (BCLME) 

Benguela Current Commission (BCC).

Coastal Environment Management Project (MACEMP)

ACP Fish II programme (Africa-Caribbean-Pacific)

South West Indian Ocean Fisheries Governance and Shared Growth Program (SWIOFish)

Kenya Coastal Development Project (KCDP)

Lake Victoria project.

South West Indian Ocean Fisheries Project (SWIOFP)

Other useful links

Fish Information Services (SA)

Fish Base

South African Hydrographic Office

South African Maritime Safety Organization (SAMSA)

Buoy Weather


Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC)

Seiche Marine Acoustic Solutions

Marine Resource Assessment Group (MRAG)