Salmon and migratory trout net fishing licence duties.

Pursuant to section 25 of and Schedule 2 to the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975, as amended, the Environment Agency gives notice of its intention to fix salmon and migratory trout net fishing licence duties for the period, 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2021. The new duties will have effect in the relevant area as set out in the table below.

Area Fishing Area Method Cost
Anglian East Coast Drift £103
East Coast Other £103
Cumbria and Lancashire Eden/Esk Crib/Corby coops £159
Kent Lave £100
Leven Lave £100
Lune Haaf/heave £100
Solway Haaf £121
North East Northumbria T District 1&2 = £324
Yorkshire T & J District 3 = £470

District 4&5 = £620

District 6&7 = £770

West Midlands Severn Draft/Seine £285
Severn Lave £85
Severn Putchers/50 baskets £103
Cornwall and Devon Teign Seine £96
Wessex Poole Harbour Seine £103
Southern Beaulieu Estate Seine £103

Any person who wishes to object to the proposed duties must send a statement of their objection
in writing to The Fisheries Officer, Freshwater Fisheries, Shellfish and Aquaculture. Domestic Fisheries and Reform. Seacole Building, 2 Marsham Street, London, SW1P 4DF or e-mail Freshwater.fish@defra.gsi.gov.uk to be received no later than 13th September 2020 and must send a copy of the statement of objection to The Fisheries Officer (Net Duties), Horizon House, Deanery Rd, Bristol BS1 5AH or e-mail fisheries@environment-agency.gov.uk


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