1. Research Update: Sneak Peak of Footage captured by the BlueROV 2 in the Cromer Shoal Chalk Beds MCZ

    08 October 2021 12:01

      Since purchasing the BlueROV 2 a few months ago, Eastern IFCA have been deploying it on a regular basis to capture seabed imagery of the Cromer ShoalRead More >

  2. Updates to the Maritime and Coastguard Agency’s Code of Practice for the Safety of Small Fishing Vessels of Less than 15m Length Overall

    23 September 2021 8:33

      The Maritime and Coastguard Agency has made important updates to the Code of Practice for the Safety of Small Fishing Vessels of less than 15m Length OverallRead More >

  3. Informal Consultation: Wash Cockle and Mussel Byelaw 2021, Access Policies

    14 September 2021 17:29

    Update 12/10/2021: This consultation has now closed We are seeking the views of Wash fishermen to inform the development of policies that will determine access to the cockleRead More >

  4. Wash Cockle and Mussel Byelaw 2021 Formal Consultation Report Published

    08 September 2021 14:23

    Eastern IFCA are developing the new Wash Cockle and Mussel Byelaw 2021 to replace the Wash Fishery Order 1992 when it expires in January 2023. The byelaw willRead More >

  5. Wash Fishery Order 1992 – Minimum Landing Size for Cockles

    03 September 2021 14:48

    Eastern IFCA recently consulted with Wash Cockle fishermen about potentially bringing in a minimum landing size for Cockles. This was in response to concerns raised about the landingRead More >

  6. Four time-limited competitive funding rounds have been opened under the Fisheries and Seafood Scheme (FaSS)

    27 August 2021 12:52

    On Wednesday 25th August, the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) opened four time-limited competitive funding rounds to match fund projects that deliver sustainable growth in the catching, processing andRead More >

  7. Aim and Objectives for Managing Access to Wash Cockle and Mussel Fisheries

    22 July 2021 8:20

    The aim and objectives for managing access to the cockle and mussel fisheries in The Wash are now confirmed, following consultation with Wash fishermen. What are the aimRead More >

  8. 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 >

  9. 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 >

  10. 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 >

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