Closed : Scottish Sea Farms Limited

Permit Number: CAR/L/1157275
Location of installation: St Margaret's Hope, Scapa Flow, Orkney
Description of Activity/Application: Fish Farm Marine Cage


Form A
Form C
Non Technical Summary

Supporting Documents

Biomass and Treatment Modelling Summary
Scapa Flow ECE Estimates
Full Enclosure Bath Treatment
Hydrographic Report
Location and Site Plans
Medicated Feed Treatments
Benthic ROV Survey

Date application received: 20 April 2017
Advertisement details:

Please note that this application is due to be advertised in the Edinburgh Gazette and one or more local newspapers circulating in the locality in which the activities are to be undertaken sometime between 15 October 2017 and 11 November 2017. 


It has now been confirmed that the advert was placed in The Edinburgh Gazette on 30 October 2017 and The Orcadian on 26 October 2017.  The end date for representations is therefore 27 November 2017.  


Any person affected or likely to be affected by or having an interest in, the application may make representations to SEPA in writing within 28 days beginning with the date of the advertisement using the contact details provided in the advertisement. 


Written representations received by SEPA within 28 days of this advertisement will be taken into consideration in determining the application. Any such representations will be placed in a public register unless the person making them requests that they should not be. Where such a request is made SEPA will include a statement in the register indicating that representations have been made which has been the subject of such a request.

Published advertisements: Advert: Edinburgh Gazette 30/10/2017
Advert: The Orcadian 26/10/2017
Public Authority respresentations: Authority: Marine Scotland 19/10/2017
Authority: Orkney Fisheries Association 30/10/2017
Authority: SNH 16/11/2017
Enviromental Assessment: Risk: SEPAs Risk Assessment
Issued documentation: Licence: CAR/L/1157275
Licence: CAR/L/1157275 MPS
Licence: CAR/L/1157275 PSWP
Date of issue of Licence: 06 April 2018
SEPA's decision document:

Having determined that the proposal is not likely to have a significant adverse impact on the water environment, this application has been granted.

For further information:

Dingwall Registry
Graesser House 
Fodderty Way 
IV15 9XB

Telephone: 01349 862021

Or you can email us

Date advertisement added to website: 13 October 2017