Notice of seized fishing gear 2nd June 2020

At 09.30 on the 21st of May 2020 Inshore Fisheries Officers seized a Beach net set on Lyne Sands, under section 264 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009.

This net was set in contravention of NIFCA byelaw 6. Fixed Engines in waters that are less than 7 metres in depth during the period 26th March to 31st October.

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