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Fishing parking permit

The fishing permit allows you to fish from the Promenade Lower Walk, between Gynn Square and Redbank Road.

Permits are valid for 12 months starting from the date when the permit has been approved, please ensure you upload the correct identification documents to save any delay.

They are priced at £35 with concessions available for Blue Badge holders.

The permit is valid for the sole use of the applicant and the authorised vehicle only for the purpose of fishing no sooner than 3 hours before high tide and 3 hours after.

Area of use

Applying for a fishing permit

 You will need to provide copies of:

  • Vehicle registration document (v5)
  • Valid insurance document

Blue Badge holders

You will need to provide the above documents plus:

  • Blue Badge (both sides). The expiry date and serial number must be clearly visible.

Important safety information

The tramway overhead cables are always live. Any extended rods taken beneath or near the cables must be transported in a horizontal position.

Change of vehicle registration

Copy all the detail from your current permit onto a note to display in your vehicle. Add the message "returned for change of registration number", and include the date you applied.

Return your permit with a copy of the VC5 and valid insurance certificate. Also, send an e-mail to advising of the change. A new permit will be posted to you.