News

Find out the latest goings-on at NIFCA by browsing our news posts:

Job Vacancy with Newcastle University 4th October 2018

Newcastle University are now advertising the vacancy to join the Marine Biology, Ecosystems and Governance research group within the School of Natural and Environmental Sciences as a Research Assistant. Full details of the position can be found HERE.

More 


FAP for Cafe Owner in Northumberland 4th October 2018

The Owner of a cafe in the district of Northumberland IFCA has been given a Financial Administrative Penalty (FAP) by the Northumberland Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority, (NIFCA) for offering for sale 8 undersize lobsters. More information can be...

More 


Fishing Industry Statistics 4th October 2018

The MMO have released their 2017 report on the UK commercial fishing industry, including statistical tables and underlying data sets. You can find the full report on their website HERE.

More 


Update on Seabass for Recreational Sea Anglers 1st October 2018

From 1st October to 31st December 2018, Recreational Sea Anglers can land ONE Seabass per day. More information can be found HERE.

More 


NIFCA EMERGENCY BERRIED LOBSTERS BYELAW 28th September 2018

DEFRA have confirmed the extension of the above byelaw for the next 6 months, pending its replacement in a permanent NIFCA byelaw.  

More