24th Meeting of the Advisory Committee

The location on the map is approximate!


Participants are kindly invited to download the AC24 documents as they become available.

Information for participants containing details on the venue, hotel reservations and local transport will become available shortly in Other documents as Travel Information.

Should you experience problems in downloading documents or require any other assistance, please contact Bettina Reinartz and Aline Kühl-Stenzel at ascobans.secretariat@ascobans.org

We look forward to welcoming you to Vilnius in September! 

Online registration

Please register here for the meeting by 25 August.


Requests for observer status need to reach the Secretariat by 27 July. A completed registration form or a written indication of your organization's intention to participate is sufficient. Please note that the following approved observer organizations listed here only need to register by 25 August.


25 Sep 2018 to 27 Sep 2018
Registration Deadline25/08/2018
VenueNational Visitors Center, State Service for Protected Areas, Ministry of Environment, Antakalnio str. 25,10312 Vilnius, Lithuania

Download all files as .zip

Number Title Files
AC24/Inf.1.2.a Rules of Procedures for the ASCOBANS Advisory Committee Meeting
AC24/Inf.2.0 National Reporting Format for ASCOBANS
AC24/Inf.2.a 2017 Annual National Report: Finland
AC24/Inf.2.b 2017 Annual National Report: The Netherlands
AC24/Inf.2.c 2017 Annual National Report: Poland
AC24/Inf.2.d 2017 Annual National Report: Germany
AC24/Inf.2.e 2017 Annual National Report: Belgium
AC24/Inf.2.f 2017 Annual National Report: United Kingdom
AC24/Inf.2.g 2017 Annual National Report: France
AC24/Inf.2.h 2017 Annual National Report: Sweden
AC24/Inf.2.1.a Terms of Reference for a Joint Bycatch Working Group of ACCOBAMS and ASCOBANS
AC24/Inf.2.3.a Report of the Joint ACCOBAMS/ASCOBANS/RAC-SPA Workshop on Marine Debris and Cetacean stranding (ECS 2018)
AC24/Inf.3.2.a Setting Research Priorities to Guide Management of Harbour Porpoises
AC24/Inf.9.3 Overview of Relevant CMS COP12 Outcomes
AC24/Inf.16 Status of Accession and Acceptance of the Agreement's Amendment