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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.


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...


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...


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


Information for companies exporting fish to the EU or selling to other companies for export 3rd December 2018

For the information of all companies exporting Products of Animal Origin (POAO) including fish & shellfish to the EU and any companies selling to other companies for export – see THIS letter from the FSA. REGISTER BY 12th DECEMBER WITH FSA/DEFRA