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Amateur fishing permitted from May 4

The Fisheries Department has announced that amateur fishermen can resume their sport at sea or at the dams from Monday, May 4, under the following conditions:

  • All must have their ID and amateur fishing licence. Also permitted is fishing from the coast, for which a licence is not required.
  • SMS to 8998,
  • Not more than two people. Both must send a text message.
  • No movement permitted between curfew hours of 22:00 – 06:00.
  • All measures to prevent spread of coronavirus must be adhered to
  • All conditions of fisheries law apply

Permits can be issued through JCC. Those applying for the first time must send their application and all required infor to [email protected].

More info on the link: http://www.moa.gov.cy/moa/dfmr/dfmr.nsf/All/B1CE0B4B8923B6CA422584F7003DCDA1?OpenDocument

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