Water Rules

We take our water rules seriously. Take time to read them.  If you don't like them then please fish elsewhere.  We believe they are best for our fish and to preserve the good health of our stock.      No exemptions or warnings given. 

 Please be respectful of other anglers, space, fishing swims and noise levels- if in doubt-ASK

We want you to enjoy fishing at Creedy, after all…..
’A bad days fishing…...beats a good day working’.

All anglers must read the terms and conditions before fishing.

Environment agency rod license required to fish at Creedy (2 licenses for 3 rods required).

No night fishing

No fishing without purchasing ticket (not transferable). One ticket per angler

Removal of fish is illegal

BARBLESS hooks only.

Minimum line of 8lbs, NO fixed leads ( semi-fixed allowed)

Maximum of 3 rods per angler allowed on bank (marker float allowed as extra)

Nut baits are banned. No pure seed beds (eg hemp/birdseed/pigeon seed conditioner)

No rubber/plastic/artificial bait allowed (ie with no nutritional value)

No keep nets

All fish to be handled carefully and promptly returned to the water, no sacking allowed unless authorized by bailiff.  All fish must be moved in sling or net - NEVER by hand - to avoid accident.

Unhooking mats and antiseptic eg klinik or bongela must be used at all times.

Dip tank instructions must be observed (for slings, nets and mats if last fished elsewhere)

Reasonable net size for main lake 36" Minimum

No anglers under 16 years allowed without adult

No dogs allowed

Entry to bank for day ticket 05.00hrs, start fishing 05.30hrs,                                          Entry to bank for eve ticket 16.30hrs, start fishing 17.00hrs

No saving of any swim allowed, one swim only per angler

No access to the waters / swims / paths between the hours of 23.00hrs and 05.00hrs

Beach caster and pole fishing banned

Over night stay in either camping area or in vehicle, on site charge of £2 per person per night payable with fishing ticket - please notify bailiff you are staying

The management reserves the right to cancel and or refuse Admission

Payment is taken on acknowledgement of water rules/conditions. Failure to comply will result in a ban with no refund given. All persons entering the site do so entirely at their own risk.

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