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DEFRA MCZ Announcement 18th January 2016

The second tranche of MCZs was announced by DEFRA on Sunday, 17th January including Coquet to St Mary’s in the NIFCA district. Information from DEFRA regarding MCZs can be found HERE and a link to all designated MCZs can be found HERE. DEFRA’s latest press release...


Newcastle University Masters project on common dab fisheries biology off the Northumberland coast 12th January 2016

This study, carried out by Paschalis Papadamakis as part of the International Marine and Environmental Consultancy MSc course at Newcastle University proposes a Minimum Landing Size for the common dab Limanda limanda off the Northumberland coast, based on estimated...


Card Payments Now Available 23rd December 2015

NIFCA are now able to receive card payments for all permit types. Payments can be made both in the office and over the phone so please feel free to come in to see us or call on 01670 797 676, during...


NIFCA Office Christmas and New Year Opening 17th December 2015

The NIFCA office opening hours for the holiday season are as follow: Thursday, 24 December 2015: OPEN, 9am – 12 noon Friday, 25 December 2015: CLOSED Monday, 28 December 2015: CLOSED Tuesday, 29 December 2015: OPEN, 9am – 12 noon...


NIFCA Byelaws Package 16th December 2015

NIFCA Chairman Robert Arckless said regarding our new Byelaw Package:- “I would like to thank the Officer team, Northumberland IFCA Members, and all of our stakeholders who have participated in the process of updating and renewing byelaws which have...