Notice of Seized Fishing Gear 8th – 25th June 2020 26th June 2020

Between the dates of 8th – 25th June 2020 Inshore Fisheries Officers seized fishing gear from Whitley Bay, Newbiggin by the Sea, Low Newton and Berwick under section 264 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009.

The gear was seized in contravention of NIFCA Byelaw 4. 

If you wish to claim ownership of this static fishing gear or have any information about the setting of it, please contact the Northumberland Inshore and Fisheries Conservation Authority on 01670 797 676 or email