1. Fleet Safety Scheme

The aim of this scheme is to further improve the overall safety standards onboard Irish fishing vessels. It provides grant aid of up to 40% for the purchase and installation of safety items including lifesaving, fire fighting, navigation and communication equipment. Further information and details on how to apply are included in the application form. The Application Form can be found  Here.

2. Enhanced Safety Scheme

The BIM Enhanced Safety Scheme is a one day course which allows those who completing the course to avail of a special incentive which provides grant aid of up to 60% towards the cost of purchasing a Personal Flotation Device. Further information and details on how to apply are included in the application form  Here.

3. Fleet Quality, Hygiene and Responsible Fishing Scheme

This scheme provides grant assistance to vessels to invest in capital equipment for the implementation of onboard seafood environmental, quality and handling systems. Further information and details on how to apply are included in the application form  Here.

If members require further information on any of the above grant schemes or any other grant aid available from BIM please contact the IS&WFPO office.

 
Irish South & West Fish Producer's Organisation Ltd., The Pier, Castletownbere, Co. Cork  
Email:  info@irishsouthandwest.ie