NWIFCA Draft Potting Byelaw – Informal Consultation

NWIFCA are in the process of starting informal consultation with fishers on a Potting Permit Byelaw (draft) and we want your comments and suggestions.

The Byelaw takes the format of a Flexible Permitting Byelaw covering both commercial and recreational potting activity within the 6nm NWIFCA District. It will include lobster, crab, whelk and nephrops fisheries.

Copies of the draft Potting Byelaw, a Guidance document to the Byelaw, and a Questionnaire for fishers responses and comments / suggestions are available for download below or on request by email to [email protected] or by phone on 01524 727970.


Draft Potting Byelaw

Draft Potting Permit Byelaw Guidance

Questionnaire (.pdf) or Questionnaire (Word Document)