1. Support for the fishing industry during Covid-19

    23 March 2020 8:50

    The Covid-19 situation is ever changing here in the UK and it is very important that everyone is aware of the latest advice from the UK Government and the healthRead More >

  2. Covid-19 EIFCA update

    17 March 2020 15:45

    Eastern IFCA are working hard to maintain essential services whilst protecting our own workforce during this very uncertain time.   Our office in Kings Lynn is closed forRead More >

  3. 2020 Bass regulations published

    10 March 2020 12:32

    On 26th February 2020, the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) published the guidance for bass fishing for 2020. This guidance provides information on the rules, regulations and restrictions forRead More >

  4. American Lobsters: Retain and Report

    02 March 2020 14:04

    Cefas have today launched a campaign to raise awareness within the fishing community of the threat to native species from the non-native American lobster. This Defra-funded project encouragesRead More >

  5. Formal Consultation – Minimum Sizes Byelaw 2019

    27 February 2020 13:26

    Eastern IFCA is undertaking a formal consultation for the Minimum Sizes Byelaw 2019. This byelaw intends to protect fish and shellfish stocks through preventing or reducing the removalRead More >


    25 February 2020 15:14

    Fenland District Council has issued a Temporary Closure Notice (TCN) for Nene Mouth B04AL in relation to the level of E.coli found in shellfish samples collected by EasternRead More >

  7. Informal Engagement: Closed Area Byelaw 2020

    20 February 2020 14:00

    Eastern IFCA has an ongoing programme of work to ensure sensitive seabed habitats are protected from the impacts of fishing. We are currently seeking feedback to inform theRead More >

  8. Sea Anglers Wanted for Government Project to Help Sustainable Fisheries

    13 February 2020 13:20

      A new call is being made for sea anglers to contribute to an important project that will help the management of marine fisheries.   The Sea AnglingRead More >

  9. Sustainable fisheries enshrined in law as UK leaves the EU

    29 January 2020 14:00

    DEFRA has today (29th January 2020) announced the introduction of legislation creating the powers for the UK to operate as an independent coastal state and manage its fishRead More >

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