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ACCC/C/2019/168 Iceland

Case status: Pending.
Follow-up:
Topics: Public participation; Access to justice.
Articles alleged: 6; 8; 9.
Articles considered by the Committee:
Articles, if any, found in non-compliance:
Summary: The communication was submitted to the Compliance Committee on 25 February 2019 by eight Icelandic NGOs. The communication alleged a failure to comply with articles 6, 8 and 9 in relation to fish farming.

Documents Status Date received or
posted by the secretariat
Communication From the communicants 25.02.2019
Comments on preliminary admissibility From the Party concerned 28.06.2019 (re-sent on 01.07.2019)
Comments on the comments of the Party concerned regarding admissibility From the communicants 30.06.2019
Email to parties regarding outcome of 64th meeting From the secretariat 15.07.2019
Letter enclosing questions from the Committee to the parties concerning domestic remedies From the secretariat 08.10.2019
Reply to the Committee's questions
Annex 1: Case E252 ICE
Annex 2: Case E253 ICE
From the Party concerned 01.11.2019
Reply to the Committee's questions From the communicants 01.11.2019
Additional information regarding admissibility From the communicants 02.11.2019
Letters to the Party concerned and the communicants enclosing Committee’s determination of preliminary admissibility and forwarding the communication for the Party concerned’s response From the secretariat 15.11.2019
Email requesting extension for response to communication From the Party concerned 07.04.2020
Email regarding request for extension of deadline for response From the secretariat 08.04.2020
Email regarding request for extension of deadline for response From the communicants 16.04.2020
Email enclosing additional information From the communicants 16.04.2020
Cover letter enclosing the response to the communication From the Party concerned 20.05.2020
Comments on the Party concerned’s response to communication From the communicant 26.06.2020
Letter to the Party concerned and communicants enclosing questions from the Committee and seeking their views on whether a hearing is needed From the secretariat 22.01.2024
Reply as to need for a hearing From the communicant 05.02.2024
Replies to Committee’s questions dated 22.01.2024 From the communicants 19.02.2024
Email to the Party concerned From the secretariat 08.03.2024
Reply as to need for a hearing From the Party concerned 13.03.2024
Replies to the Committee’s questions of 22.01.2024
Annex 1: Act no. 71/2008 on Fish Farming - Articles 10 and 21 
Annex 2: Reykjavik District Court’s judgment in case E-252/2019
Annex 3: Temporary operating license Arctic Sea Farm hf
Annex 4: Temporary operating license Fjarðalax hf
From the Party concerned 05.04.2024
Letters inviting Party concerned and communicants to hearing at the Committee’s 83rd meeting From the secretariat 15.04.2024
Comments on Party concerned’s replies to Committee’s questions of 22.01.2024 From the communicants 22.04.2024
Email to communicants requesting confirmation of attendance at hearing at Committee’s 83rd meeting From the secretariat 29.05.2024
Email notifying the Party concerned and communicants that hearing cancelled due to communicants’ non-attendance From the secretariat 04.06.2024