1. UPDATE: opening of the Wash Fishery Order 1992 cockle fishery

    09 June 2021 15:18

    At the 44th Eastern IFCA Meeting (09 June 2021), members agreed to open the cockle fishery on the 21st of June 2021.  All other management measures for theRead More >

  2. A-IFCA marks World Oceans Day with online conference

    08 June 2021 12:27

    The Association of Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authorities (A-IFCA) is marking World Oceans Day this year (June 8th) with its own celebration of the work of the membersRead More >

  3. 44th Meeting of the full Authority

    02 June 2021 12:14

    The next meeting of the full Authority will be held at 0930hrs on Wednesday 9th June 2021 at the Assembly Room in King’s Lynn Town Hall,  Saturday MarketRead More >

  4. Informal Consultation: Closed Areas Byelaw 2021

    27 May 2021 11:07

    Eastern IFCA are consulting with fishermen in our district to gather information on fishing activity to inform the development of the Closed Areas Byelaw 2021. We are seekingRead More >

  5. New information page on Cromer Shoal Chalk Beds Marine Conservation Zone published

    20 May 2021 14:35

    A new information page about the Cromer Shoal Chalk Beds Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ) is now published on the Eastern IFCA website.   The page contains information aboutRead More >

  6. New Research & Patrol Vessel

    28 April 2021 9:03

    Press release Eastern IFCA                                         Date: April 2021    Read More >

  7. Commencement of The Wash annual cockle surveys

    24 March 2021 17:05

    The intertidal cockle stocks in The Wash not only provide an important resource for the local fishing industry but also an essential food supply for the internationally importantRead More >

  8. Formal Consultation: Wash Cockle and Mussel Byelaw 2021

    24 March 2021 16:55

    We are seeking your views on the Wash Mussel and Cockle Byelaw 2021.  The deadline for responses is noon on the 3rd May 2021. The information you provideRead More >

  9. Business Plan 2021-2026 Published

    18 March 2021 11:37

    The Business Plan for the coming 5 years was approved by Members (at the 43rd Eastern IFCA Meeting) and is now published on our website.   The planRead More >

  10. Seafood Response Fund – Now Launched

    09 March 2021 14:44

    Today, March 9th 2021, the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) launched the Seafood Response Fund (SRF). The fund is available to support UK fishing and shellfish aquaculture businesses affectedRead More >

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