News December 2021

Become a NIFCA Member 30th December 2021

The IFCA General Member recruitment campaign is now live. The MMO will be seeking to appoint to fill current vacancies and create a reserve list for upcoming vacancies. As a voluntary member of an IFCA committee you will work...

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NIFCA Christmas Opening Hours 23rd December 2021

Please note that our Christmas 2021 opening times are as follows: Thursday 23rd December: Open AM,  Friday 24th December: Closed,  Tuesday 28th December: Closed,  Wednesday 29th December: Open AM, Thursday 30th December: Open AM, Friday 31st December: Closed, Monday 3rd January 2022: Closed.  Normal office hours...

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Fishing Perspectives on Brexit 21st December 2021

The APPG on Fisheries is supporting the compilation of a report that will cover the experiences of members of the UK’s fishing industry in light of Brexit. We are looking to collate responses from various members of the fishing...

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Marine Mammal Bycatch Reporting Requirements 21st December 2021

The MMO has announced the following:  In order to continue to export fisheries products to the United States (US), and to assist conservation efforts in mitigating marine mammal bycatch, the UK needs to comply with international standards for the...

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Consultation Upon “Dredges” (2021) 3rd December 2021

SECTIONS 155 & 156 MARINE AND COASTAL ACCESS ACT 2009 Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the above legislation, Northumberland Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (NIFCA) intends to apply to the Minister for the Department of Environment, Food...

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