The Rt. Hon. Sir John Major KG CH

Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 1990-1997

1997Prime Minister (1990-1997)

Mr Major’s Comments on Quota Hopping – 14 April 1997

The text of Mr Major’s comments on the Common Fisheries Policy and quota hopping, made on 14th April 1997.


The IGC will not come to a successful conclusion unless we are satisfied that amongst our other objectives, and we have set out a number of other objectives, the problem of quota hopping is satisfactorily resolved.