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Native Oyster Permit Byelaw Consultation

Since February 2017 Kent & Essex IFCA has been meeting with interested parties to seek views on the creation of a native oyster permit byelaw that would manage the native oyster fishery within ...
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Annual return 31 March 2017

Each year Kent & Essex IFCA’s annual return needs to be reviewed by an external auditor appointed by the Audit Commission. Any person interested has the right to inspect the accounts and make...
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CONSULTATION PROCESS FOR BOTTOM TOWED FISHING GEAR (PROHIBITED AREAS) BYELAW 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: The Kent and Essex Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority intends to apply to the Minister for the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for confirmation ...
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5 year Strategic Evidence Plan

KEIFCA has produced a strategic evidence plan that defines the direction of the Authority’s research and evidence gathering activities and capabilities over the next five years. For a copy of thi...
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THE RIVER STOUR FISHERY ORDER – SEVERAL ORDER APPLICATION BY WASH MUSSELS LIMITED

A proposal for a trial mussel fishery in the River Stour (Suffolk/Essex border) is currently being considered in a second public consultation. Defra, the consenting authority for fishery orders,...
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Chart of Medway Nursery Area closed area

Consultation process for River Medway Nursery Area (Prohibition of Fishing) Byelaw

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: The Kent and Essex Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority intends to apply to the Minister for the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for confirmation ...
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Notice of conclusion of the audit and right to inspect the Annual Return

The audit of accounts for Kent & Essex Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority for the year ended 31 March 2015 has been concluded. The Annual Return is available for inspection by any ...
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IFCA enforcement continues

IFCA Enforcement We are aware of concerns about a short term reduction in enforcement powers available to Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (IFCA) officers. The EU ‘control’ regul...
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Meeting

EXTRAORDINARY MEETING OF KENT & ESSEX IFCA

An extraordinary meeting of Kent & Essex IFCA will be held on 6 March 2015 at 2pm at Gravesham Borough Council, Windmill Street, Gravesend, Kent to discuss the making of a new Bottom Towed Fi...
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Meeting to discuss potential fisheries management options at Folkestone Pomerania MCZ, Dover to Deal and Dover to Folkestone MCZ sites and Hythe Bay

A meeting will take place on Tuesday 4 November 2014 to discuss in detail the potential fisheries management options for the four MCZ sites/ potential MCZ sites (Folkestone Pomerania MCZ, Dover t...
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