Corona Virus (Covid-19) Phase one Guidance/Rules

GO FISHING ON YOUR OWN.

You may travel to fishing venues on your own or with members of your own household – Please abide by current guidelines on social distancing whilst fishing.

MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING.

Maintain a distance of 15 metres from other anglers whilst fishing.

LOCAL FISHING ONLY.

Only travel based on what is allowed under current Government guidelines.

CHECK BEFORE TRAVELLING.

Check you are permitted to fish before travelling. Fishing without permission is illegal

READ SOCIETY / FISHERY NOTICES.

Pay careful attention to Society & fishery notices – If you are unsure please ask a committee member or Bailiff for guidance.

PRACTICE GOOD HYGIENE.

Use hand sanitiser before and after touching locks, gates etc. Disposable gloves are recommended.

KEEPNETS & COMPETITION FISHING.

No keepnets or competition fishing is permitted – Current advice still prohibits organised gatherings.

SHARING OF FISHING TACKLE.

No sharing of fishing tackle or other items under current guidance.

IF YOU HAVE COVID-19 SYMPTONS.

Do not leave home if you have symptoms of Covid-19 and follow Government advice on self-isolation.

SHARING OF FISHING POSITIONS.

No sharing of fishing positions / pegs except by members of the same household.