Results of Commercial Acquisition program: PICFI and ATP Relinquishments

This page provides statistics about relinquishments of commercial licences and quota in the period January 1, 2008 to March 31, 2016. The licences and quota are being acquired by the Pacific Integrated Commercial Fisheries Initiative (PICFI) and Allocation Transfer Program (ATP) programs.

Licence Relinquishments

Licence Type Retired Licence Area FeeFootnote 1 PICFI ATP Total
Salmon Seine A   16 2 18
A R 1   1
B 11 3 14
B R 2   2
Salmon Gillnet C   44 7 51
C R 27 4 31
D   34 11 45
D R 5 1 6
E   51 9 60
E R 6 1 7
Salmon Troll F   23 2 225
G   9 3 12
G R 3   3
H   19 1 20
H R 1   1
Schedule 2     4   4
Geoduck     6   6
Herring Gillnet     95 99 194
Herring Gillnet   R 41 6 47
Herring Seine     3   3
Herring Seine   R 4   4
Sablefish     5   5
Halibut     46 6 52
Crab     13 1 14
Shrimp Trawl     9 4 13
Groundfish Trawl     3   3
Prawn Trap     40 10 50
Green Sea Urchin     1   1
Red Sea Urchin N 11 11
Red Sea Urchin S   8   8
Sea Cucumber P   1   1
Rockfish Hook & Line I   12   12
Rockfish Hook & Line O   10 4 14
Total     565 174 739

Quota Relinquishments

Relinquished quota is measured in % of Total Allowable Catch (% TAC).

Quota Type PICFI ATP Total
Halibut 8.42255 1.52921 9.95176
Sablefish 13.44682 0 13.44682
Groundfish Trawl 1.28992 0 1.28992
Geoduck 5.45454 0.36364 5.81818

Expenditures

Provided all pending agreements complete, the licence and quota relinquishments listed above will have required total payments of $153.52 million.

PICFI Relinquishments to March 31, 2016

The tables below contain data for the PICFI program.

PICFI Licence Relinquishments

Licence Type Retired Licence Area FeeFootnote 1 2007/08 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 Total
Salmon Seine A 4 9 1 2 16
A R 1 1
B 2 7 1 1 11
B R 1 1 2
Salmon Gillnet C 4 4 8 14 14 44
C R 1 8 18 27
D 8 4 9 6 7 34
D R 1 1 3 5
E 3 8 18 8 14 51
E R 2 4 6
Salmon Troll F 4 9 4 4 2 23
G 1 2 6 9
G R 1 1 1 3
H 2 7 3 2 5 19
H R 1 1
Schedule II     2 1 1 2 6
Geoduck       3 2 5
Herring Gillnet     9 16 63 7 95
Herring Gillnet   R 5 8 28 41
Herring Seine       1 2 3
Herring Seine   R 2 2 4
Sablefish     1 1 1 1 1 5
Halibut     3 24 10 5 3 1 46
Crab     2 4 2 5 13
Shrimp Trawl     1 2 6 9
Groundfish Trawl     2 1 3
Prawn Trap     8 10 10 7 3 2 40
Green Sea Urchin 1 1
Red Sea Urchin N 7 3 1 11
Red Sea Urchin S 2 1 1 4 8
Sea Cucumber 1 1
Rockfish Hook & Line I     1 6 2 1 1 1 12
Rockfish Hook & Line O 3 1 1 5 10
Total     41 100 117 172 106 7 8 14 565

PICFI Quota Relinquishments

The quota is measured in % of Total Allowable Catch (% TAC).

% TAC Relinquished

Quota Type 2007/08 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 Total
Halibut 0.14556 4.65581 1.49891 0.27834 0.51105 0.81291 0.34553 0.17444 8.42255
Sablefish 2.14548 2.17088 0.46037 2.23221 1.11725 1.76583 3.55478 2.32785 15.77465

PICFI Expenditures

Provided all pending agreements complete, the licence and quota relinquishments listed above will have required total payments of $123.35 million.

ATP Relinquishments from January 2008 to March 2016

The tables below contain data for the ATP program.

ATP Licence Relinquishments

Licence Type Retired Licence Area FeeFootnote 1 2007/08 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 Total
Salmon Seine A     1 1             2
B     1 2             3
Salmon Gillnet C   1 1 5             7
C R 1 2 1           4
D   1 2 7 1           11
D R     1             1
E   2   7             9
E R   1             1
Salmon Troll F       1           1 2
G   2           1     3
H       1             1
Schedule II                       0
Herring Gillnet       1 3     22 72 1 99
Herring Gillnet   R   1   4         1 6
Sablefish                       0
Halibut         5       1     6
Crab       1               1
Shrimp Trawl         2           2 4
Groundfish Trawl                       0
Prawn Trap     1 3 2 2         2 10
Red Sea Urchin N                     0
Red Sea Urchin S                     0
Rockfish Hook & Line O     3 1             4
Total     7 15 41 8 0 0 24 72 7 194

ATP Quota Relinquishments

The quota is measured in % of Total Allowable Catch (% TAC).

% TAC Relinquished

Quota Type 2007/08 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 Total
Halibut 0 0.77142 0.67268 0 0 0.8511 1.52921

In addition, a total of 0.36364% of the geoduck quota TAC has been acquired.

ATP Expenditures

Provided all pending agreements complete, the licence and quota relinquishments listed above will have required total payments of $21.56 million.