Vision
An institution of excellence in sustainable fisheries management and innovative services contributing to the nation’s food security and improving fisherfolk quality of life.
Mission
To ensure sustainable use of fisheries and aquatic resources by empowering fisherfolk towards productivity and resiliency.
Strategic Objectives

IMPROVE SUSTAINABILITY
To lead the institutionalization of fisheries governance through Fisheries Management Areas anchored on Ecosystems Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) while implementing science-based policies, strict enforcement of fishery laws and regulations and wide fishery stakeholder’s participation.

IMPROVE EMPOWERMENT
To capacitate fisherfolk through implementation of holistic, gender-responsive programs on fisheries technology, entrepreneurship, extension and digitalization towards global competitiveness.

IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY
To enhance productivity in the fisheries sector through gender-responsive innovative technologies, market-driven programs and services.

INCREASE RESILIENCY
To implement programs capacitating the fishery sector to become climate-resilient and coping with the needs of time.