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Guidance for users of pots and traps to help us to manage sustainable shellfisheries.

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8 July 2020
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Lobster, crawfish, crab, prawn and whelk: fishing with pots and traps guidance (byelaw 30) , file type: PDF, file size: 205 KB

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Byelaw 30 applies to the sea area from Point of Ayr (Flintshire) to Cemaes Head (Ceredigion). The permit will provide a registration number to display on any boat used and all fishing gear. Permits limit the number of:

  • pots or traps that you can use
  • shellfish that can be landed each day