This practice researches the overlap between the MSFD and other EU and international laws and agreements. It investigates where do synergies exist and includes the opinions of international experts in the Baltic Sea Region.
Please note that as of 30 June 2019, the EU MSP Platform website is no longer being updated with new information. Updates are expected to resume in the near future.
Marine Management Organisation
The Statement of Public Participation (SPP) sets out how and when the MMO will engage with stakeholders during the marine planning process.
Examines how and to what extent the legislation in the Member States provide for transboundary MSP and provides recommendations
Aims to assess whether, given, the right policies and legislations are in place to what extent, have countries developed Maritime Spatial Plans, how these are being implemented and enforced and, whether they are being monitored and reviewed.
The study provides an overview of relevant legal and governance barriers to transnational maritime spatial planning.