WINSFORD and DISTRICT ANGLING ASSOCIATION
established 1908

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GENERAL ASSOCIATION RULES

All members shall observe the proper closed season on rivers Weaver and Dane.
Unless mutually agreed anglers must allow 15 yards space on the river bank or pool side between themselves and the next adjoining angler. Where permanent pegs are available these are to be used. No angling is allowed between pegs. Members are requested to co operate with the water bailiffs , keepers and officials to comply with their reasonable requests and if so requested to produce for inspection a membership permit. Any member on production of his own membership permit may request members to produce theirs for inspection. Dogs must not accompany anglers fishing in association waters. All fish caught in association waters wether in match fishing or otherwise must be returned to the water at the end of the angling session. Camping on the land adjoining the associations waters is prohibited except
with the express consent of the riparian owner. No alcohol or drugs.
Portable radios are banned unless used with personal earphones.
No barbel or carp to be retained in keepnets except barbel in bona fide matches.
Members fishing for carp, barbel or pike must be in possession of an adequate
unhooking mat and a sufficiently large landing net.
The use of leadcore and tungsten leaders is banned on all waters.
All forms of nuts are banned. No fires. All litter must be removed from your peg
wether yours or not. Spectators must hold a spectator permit.
Anglers must be in possession on a valid rod licence and observe the rod limits
for the respective waters. All anglers must observe the arrival/departure times
for each respective water.

For a full comprehensive list of rules please refer to the pdf.
The Association constitution pdf.


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RIVER WEAVER DAY TICKETS.
Day tickets anglers must abide by the association rules.
If you are fishing lures you MUST be in possession of an unhooking
mat and a landing net with a span of at least 16 inches or larger .
Any anglers found without this basic equipment will be asked to leave
the water. All fish must be returned to the water. Day tickets are
available on the bank from Rilshaw lane down to Newbridge at a
cost of £5. Day tickets are not available on the upper Weaver stretches.

polish net info

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For rules relating to closed season fishing please refer to that section.
For rules relating to night fishing please refer to that section.

For Shrewsbury Angling Club rules see here

All anglers fishing the association pools and rivers, have the right ,whenever questioned by a bailiff of the association,
to request that the bailiff also is able to show his/her card. If any members are asked to leave the water for whatever reason
by a bailiff and he/she fails to
produce a valid bailiff card please contact a member of the fishery management team or comittee.