Fishing Rules.



Fishing Rules.

  • All Anglers must have a valid ticket

  • Anglers must be in possession of a valid national rod-fishing licence

  • no fish are to be removed from the fishery

  • only barbless hooks are to be used

  • all anglers must use a suitable landing net and unhooking mat

  • No keep nets, except in formal pre-booked matches. When all keep nets must be knotless and be not less than 10 feet in length. All fish 3lb and over are to be returned to the water immediately (not put in a keep net) and no fish to remain in a keep net for more than 3 hours. A mid match weigh-in may be necessary.

  • Tackle not to be left unattended at the swim

  • Swims must be kept tidy at all times

  • All litter and unused bait to be removed from the premises

  • No tiger nuts, bloodworm or joker

  • Please respect all flora and fauna

  • No noise nuisance, radios, ECT.

  • No dogs No fires, no barbeques


In the interest of all anglers, please report any breaking of the rules to an NHF bailiff. Random spot checks are carried out by NHF bailiffs. Any person found not abiding by the rules will be asked to leave and be banned from the fishery. NHF accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss or damage to property. The rules and charges are subject to change without notice.




The entire premises are covered by CCTV cameras and regularly patrolled by NHF bailiffs