Address: Weymouth Laboratory, The Nothe, Barrack Road
Background and Experience
The Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) is a world leader in marine science and technology, providing innovative solutions for the aquatic environment, biodiversity and food security. We employ around 530 people between two laboratory sites in Lowestoft and Weymouth. We are the UK’s most diverse centre for applied marine and freshwater science and research, covering an unrivalled breadth of specialist areas to provide a fully integrated, multi-disciplinary approach to all our customers’ needs. Our customer base is diverse, including the UK government and UK Overseas Territories, international governments, public and private sector organisations, educational and research institutions, as well as nongovernmental organisations. We work with industries across a wide range of sectors. Our partnerships with governments, industries and scientific organisations, both in the UK and around the world, help create and secure healthy and sustainable marine and freshwater environments. Our services are comprehensive and our experienced teams are used to tailoring our provision to meet the needs of our customers.