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NIFCA Quarterly Meeting – Monday 24 July 2017 20th July 2017

NIFCA’s July quarterly meeting will be held on Monday 24th July 2017 at 2pm at the Newbiggin Maritime Centre, Church point, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, NE64 6DB.  This meeting is open to the public and items for discussion include a report on the...


NIFCA 2017-18 Annual Plan 3rd May 2017

NIFCA publishes its 2017-18 Annual Plan. Please find the document HERE  


DEFRA Consultation on the Prohibition on Egg-bearing (berried) Lobsters and Crawfish in England 30th March 2017

The above consultation was issued by DEFRA on 21st March and closes on Monday 15 May 2017. Here is a link to the consultation: 


North of the Tyne FLAG 14th March 2017

To mark the start of the FLAG, an official launch event will be held between 15.00 and 18.00hrs at The Old Low Light Building, Cliffords Fort, North Shields on 16 March 2017. The launch will be the first meeting...


Marine Planning 26th January 2017

In February 2017, the MMO will launch the next step in the development of the marine plans for the north east. This is an important stage and is the first chance to see how the issues and evidence gathered last...