State Fisheries Tender Process 2018


The tender process for IFI State Fisheries for 2018 is now open. For lists of available fisheries please follow the link below.

To tender for one or more fisheries please fill out the pdf Condition of Tender  and Application form 2018 (166 KB) . Tenders will be accepted up until 22nd December 2017 for rivers which open in January 2018 and 12th January 2018 for the remainder; proof of postage on or before this date will be accepted. Please mark your envelope TENDER APPLICATION and send it to:

Paul O’Reilly
Business Development,
Inland Fisheries Ireland,
3044 Lake Drive,
Dublin 24

If your club is interested in a longer term licence please fill out the relevant section on your form and we will be in touch with you. However, please tender the ‘per year’ licence fee.

If you have any queries relating to State Fisheries or the 2018 tender process please contact Paul O’Reilly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 01-884-2600.

End of Year Report for 2017

All clubs who held a licence on a State Fisheries during the 2017 season need to fill out an End of Year Report Form and return it to IFI Swords at the above address by December 30th 2017. This form is available below and can be submitted online here or by email or traditional post via the download:

Note: End of Year reports may of course be posted together with tender applications, however, all envelopes marked ‘TENDER APPLICATION’ will not be opened until after the closing date for applications. Any tender cheques enclosed will also not be acknowledged until after 12th January 2018.