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Lough Foyle Oyster Fishery Licence Applications

Lough Foyle Oyster Fishery Licence Applications

Date: 27/05/2020

Interested parties are invited to apply for a licence to fish the 2020/2021 Native Oyster fishery.

Applicants will be required to submit a completed application to the address listed below. Due to the covid-19 situations all applications must be delivered via post. Please post standard delivery not recorded delivery. At this stage we ask that only completed application forms are sent. Please do not send additional documents or payment.

Please note Loughs Agency Offices are currently closed.

Application forms are available for download.  Anyone who held a licence to fish the Lough Foyle Native Oyster Fishery last season will receive an application pack via post. If you do not receive a pack or you did not hold a licence last season but wish to apply this year, please either download a form or contact (+44 (0) 28 71 342100) to receive a hard copy via post.

Interested parties must have completed applications with the Loughs Agency on or before Friday 31st July 2020.

Licence Fee: £150 or €166 – fees payable on receipt of licence.

No late applications will be accepted.

Loughs Agency Headquarters
22 Victoria Road
Derry ~ Londonderry
BT47 2AB

Northern Ireland

Tel: +44 (0) 28 71 342100
Fax: +44 (0) 28 71 342720

Telephone Opening Hours 09:00 – 17:00 Monday-Friday


Following the Government’s advice in relation to COVID-19, Loughs Agency has put in place a number of measures to maximise our capacity to continue to deliver our services as best we can.