News December 2018

Festive Holiday Opening Hours 21st December 2018

Over the festive period the NIFCA office will be open on Christmas Eve, Thursday 27th December and Friday 28th December from 9am until 12 noon on each of those days. The office will reopen as normal at 9am on...

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NIFCA General Committee Minutes October 2018 11th December 2018

Draft minutes from the NIFCA Quarterly General Meeting in October 2018 are now available to view in our downloads section HERE.

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A New National Strategy for Angling 10th December 2018

A new National Angling Strategy is being produced to shape the future of the sport – and your help is needed. The Environment Agency has commissioned research company Substance to research and develop a new National Angling Strategy for...

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AMENDMENT TO BYELAW 7 10th December 2018

BYELAW 7: Prohibition of the use of Mobile Fishing Gear within the English section of the Berwickshire and North Northumberland Coast Special Area of Conservation (SAC) Opening of soft grounds: Defra have confirmed the making of the amendment to NIFCA...

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Defra: New Catch-recording Requirements 6th December 2018

Please see Defra’s article related to catch-recording requirements for the attention of vessel owners and skippers HERE

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