• News

    1. Formal Consultation: Whelk Permit Byelaw 2016 and Shrimp Permit Byelaw 2018—Additional Permit Conditions and Eligibility Criteria

      18 January 2021 12:05

      Eastern IFCA are consulting with whelk and shrimp fishermen in our district on proposals for additional permit conditions and eligibility criteria for the Whelk Permit Byelaw 2016 andRead More >

    2. Consultation News – Outcome Reports Published

      13 January 2021 15:58

      Eastern IFCA undertakes regular consultation and engagement relating to different fishing activity and fisheries management which provide stakeholders with the opportunity to inform our decision making. The outcomeRead More >

    3. Temporary Closure of Shellfish Fisheries: Consultation

      07 January 2021 16:17

      The Authority intends to renew the closure of the Wash Restricted Area Fishery (i.e. the area between the Wash Fishery Order 1992 and the le Strange Estate Fishery)Read More >

    4. Exciting opportunity to manage inshore fisheries and conservation in the Eastern district

      02 December 2020 15:35

      The MMO is looking to recruit several members to the Eastern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (EIFCA).   EIFCA needs members who will take a balanced approach toRead More >

    5. Seafarers UK Supports Safety Folder for Fishers

      20 November 2020 10:45

      Seafarers UK is supporting the Safety Folder as it embarks on a campaign to increase its use by fishing boat owners, skippers and crew across the UK.  Read More >

    6. Are you ready for 1 January 2021? Join the MMO to find out how to prepare

      13 November 2020 15:30

      On 1 January 2021, the UK will begin new trading relationships with the EU and the rest of the world. We have been listening to our marine andRead More >

    7. Inner Dowsing, Race Bank and North Ridge – MMO call for evidence

      12 November 2020 11:38

      The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) is the government’s principal regulator for most activities in English waters. This includes the management of activities in marine protected areas (MPAs), exceptRead More >

    8. Informal Consultation: Managing access to Wash bivalve fisheries

      05 November 2020 10:55

      Updated: 19/12/2020 – This consultation is now closed.   Eastern IFCA are consulting with fishers in The Wash bivalve fisheries as part of the work to replace theRead More >

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