The above consultation was issued by DEFRA on 21st March and closes on Monday 15 May 2017. Here is a link to the consultation: https://consult.defra.gov.uk/marine/lobsters-crawfish/
Minimum sizes of fish commonly caught in the North Sea
Recommended minimum retention sizes for species without a statutory MLS
There is no statutory minimum landing size for the following species commonly caught within the NIFCA district, however in order to ensure that all fish have the chance to breed at least once before retention, the following minimum retention sizes are recommended by the Angling Trust. For further information see: http://www.anglingtrust.net/page.asp?section=163
Minimum sizes of shellfish commonly caught in the North Sea
Details are correct at the time of going to press but can be subject to change. Your local Marine Management Organisation (MMO) office can confirm the up to date position.