Written Answers. - Sea Fishing Boat Licence.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

672 Mr. Ring asked the Minister for the Marine when a person (details supplied) in County Mayo will be approved a sea fishing boat licence in view of the fact that he applied in June 1995. [16261/96]

The application in question, together with a number of other applications under the scheme for the registration of previously unregistered fishing vessels, is being assessed by the Department from all relevant perspectives and a decision in the matter will be taken as soon as possible.