1. Fishing regulations as the UK leaves the European Union

    28 January 2020 15:15

    The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) have sent out a reminder to the fishing industry today that the UK will continue to abide by the current rules, which applyRead More >

  2. Marine Stewardship Council certification for Wash Brown Shrimp fishery

    27 January 2020 14:21

    Lloyd’s Register, the certification assessment body, announced this week that Wash Brown Shrimp has been certified under the Marine Stewardship Council requirements for Sustainable Fisheries click here forRead More >

  3. Temporary Closure of Shellfish Fisheries: Wash Restricted Area

    27 January 2020 12:00

    The Authority has closed to all shellfish fisheries the area covering the Wash Restricted Area (i.e. the area between the Wash Fishery Order 1992 and the Le StrangeRead More >

  4. Maritime and Fisheries Funding: £15.4 million funding boost for English fishing industry

    23 December 2019 11:46

    The fund, which was announced last month, is to drive innovation and take up of new technology, improve port infrastructure and support lifesaving vessel safety measures. English fishersRead More >

  5. Shrimp Permit Byelaw 2018: Effort Limitation scheme – formal consultation

    19 December 2019 19:52

    Eastern IFCA is undertaking consultation on proposed effort management proposals for shrimp fishing within the Wash and North Norfolk Coast Special Area of Conservation. Do you fish forRead More >

  6. Call for evidence – pot fishing activity within the Cromer Shoal

    19 December 2019 19:04

    Eastern IFCA wishes to gather evidence on levels of potting activity within the Cromer Shoal Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ).  This information will be used to undertake an assessmentRead More >

  7. Eastern IFCA is representing inshore fisheries and conservation interests during the Norfolk Boreas Planning Inspectorate Examination

    19 December 2019 18:39

    Background to the Norfolk Boreas project and Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects Eastern IFCA is currently participating in the Planning Inspectorate’s examination of the Norfolk Boreas Offshore Wind FarmRead More >

  8. Fishing Vessel Owner and Skipper Fined

    18 December 2019 12:07

    On 19th November 2019 M R Durrans Fishing Ltd and Mr Benjamin Vass appeared at King’s Lynn Magistrates Court in a case brought by Eastern Inshore Fisheries andRead More >

  9. Watching the winter weather: Monitoring severe cold periods to protect birds in The Wash

    04 December 2019 9:53

    Why is this important? Intertidal sandflats and mudflats are highly productive environments. Extensive areas of these habitats, such as those found in The Wash, can attract huge populationsRead More >

  10. Eastern IFCA recognised in the Parliamentary Review 2019

    31 October 2019 14:46

    Eastern IFCA has been recognised as a best practice representative in the Parliamentary Review 2019. The strategic aim of The Parliamentary Review is to raise standards. In eachRead More >

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