Local Permits

  • A valid Environmental Agency Licence must be shown prior to purchasing any Permit.

  • Permits must be obtained before fishing; they are not available bankside.

  • They are not transferable and must be produced when asked for by any member of the Association.

  • Anglers without a Permit or Licence will be asked to leave the Fishery.

  • A copy of the Fishery Rules is handed out with each permit.

  • To qualify for a local permit the angler must be a resident of Ceredigion or pay council tax to Ceredigion county council.


2024 Season (Whole Fishery)   
Adult  £170
Joint Husband and Wife £230
Concessionary  £120
Joint Husband &Wife - Concessionary £165
Students* £120
Youth** £25
Juniors under 11 Free
Day Tickets   
Whole fishery  £23
Whole fishery  (Concessionary) £21


Permits are available through the Wye and Usk fishing passport scheme.

For more information and permit purchase click here.

​​​​*A student permit is only available to students studying in Aberystwyth or a local angler who spends part of the year in full time education. A current Students Union card must be produced in order for a student permit to be issued.
**Youth is defined as being a secondary school pupil at the time of the Permit being issued. Primary school children go free.

Rivers only permits are no longer available

Boat Keys may be available to Season ticket holders and caravan occupiers through the association Secretary at £85 plus £10 key deposit.

It is the responsibility of all anglers to be familiar with the Rules and Regulations of the Association and all Statutory Byelaws before they begin fishing on any Association water

Permits are available from the secretary at the address below, or by sending him a  s.a.e. together with a cheque made payable to Aberystwyth Angling Association for the appropriate amount:
Mr Mike Barrett, 6 Lon Llewelyn, Waunfawr, Aberystwyth, SY23 3TP. Phone: 01970 623 682

Permits are also available from the following outlets:

Aber Tackle, Terrace Road, Aberystwyth. Tel: 09170 611 200

GB Fishing, 5, Corporation Street, Aberystwyth Tel:01970 630 974

Penparcau Post Office, Tel 01970 612 263

George Burrow Hotel*, Ponterwyd Tel: 01970 890 230
* Please avoid buying permits during peak meal times, unless you are purchasing a meal.

Wye & Usk Foundation: Fishing Passport: www.fishingpassport.co.uk/


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