Hawaii Pelagic Longline Regulation Summary

May 17, 2019

A summary of fishing regulations for the Hawaii pelagic longline fishery

This is a summary of the main requirements for Hawaii pelagic longline fishery (deep-set and shallow-set). The summary does provide details of permitting procedures or observer requirements. For the complete official fishing regulations, refer to Title 50, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Parts 229, 300, 404, 600, and 665.

Regulations are subject to change, and any discrepancies between this summary and the official regulations will be resolved in favor of those published in the CFR and Federal Register.

Last updated by Pacific Islands Regional Office on 09/13/2019