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Fisherman convicted of assaulting Fishery Officer 27th October 2020

On 12th October 2020 at Mid and South East Northumberland Magistrates Court sitting at Bedlington, Michael William Denton was found guilty of assaulting a Northumberland Inshore Fisheries & Conservation Officer contrary to Section 292(5) of the Marine & Coastal...


Quarterly Meeting Notice 13th October 2020

Please note that our next Quarterly Meeting will be held virtually on Monday, 26th October 2020 at 2pm. If you would like to attend, please email Agenda Items for the meeting:- Byelaw Update including making of new NIFCA...


Lead National Training Officer Vacancy 12th October 2020

The Association of IFCAs is pleased to share an exciting opportunity to join their team as the Lead National Training Officer. For more information on the vacancy and how to apply, visit The Association of IFCAs website HERE. 


PUBLIC NOTICE 26th August 2020

NIFCA Trawling (2020) Byelaw SECTION 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...


Research Opportunity 11th August 2020

A new research opportunity is available with NIFCA through Newcastle University as part of their Marine Ecosystems & Governance MRes Course,  This exciting research project aims to investigate the potential impacts of fisheries aggregation devices (artificial structures that form...