The Maritime Business Strategy and the Blue Overview Plan are two policy documents that have been drawn up in parallel in Northern Bohuslän, which includes Strömstad, Tanum, Sotenäs and Lysekil municipalities.

Celtic Seas Partnership 

This study explores future growth scenarios in the Celtic Seas and the resulting impacts on environmental, social and economic conditions.

Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) for Blue Growth Technical Study

The 'Handbook for developing Visions in MSP' was developed as one of the three tasks of the MSP Platform Technical Study ‘MSP as a tool to support a sustainable Blue Economy’ carried out under the European MSP Platform. The purpose of the Handbook


EUSAIR was jointly developed by the EC, together with the Adriatic-Ionian Region countries and stakeholders, in order to address common challenges. The Strategy was adopted in 2014 together with its Action Plan.

Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment of Spain

The general objectives of the Strategy are to increase the resilience of the Spanish coast to climate change and climate variability, and to integrate adaptation to climate change in the planning and management of the Spanish coast.

Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation

The Swedish Maritime Strategy - for people, jobs and the environment,  is a policy document for socially, environmentally and economically sustainable development in the Swedish maritime sectors.


DGPM, Directorate General for Maritime Policy / Direção Geral de Política do Mar

An action plan aimed at the economic, social and environmental valorisation of the national maritime space through the implementation of sectoral and cross-sectoral projects.

Ireland CP, Integrated Marine Plan for Ireland

This sets out a roadmap for the Government’s vision, high-level goals and integrated actions across policy, governance and business to enable our marine potential to be realised.


This orientation plan sets out the broad goals and objectives for the MedPAN network and it intends to build support and coordination with other related regional and local partners to assist MPAs for invasive species management.