Inland Fisheries Ireland
We are the environmental agency responsible for protecting, managing and conserving Ireland's inland fisheries and sea angling resources.
Report an incident
Call us to report illegal fishing, water pollution or invasive species
NEW number: 0818 34 74 24
Buy a licence
Buy your salmon licence for the 2023 season online
Buy a permit
Permits for 19 IFI fisheries are available to buy online
illegal fishing nets, measuring 8,465 meters in total, were seized by Inland Fisheries Ireland on its patrols and inspections in 2022
instream rehabilitation has been done by Inland Fisheries Ireland in 2022
sites electrofished throughout Ireland in 2022
Inland Fisheries Ireland is the Agency that has the statutory responsibility for the protection, development, and management of Ireland’s 74,000 km of rivers and streams together with 128,000 lake hectares. A coastal 12-mile jurisdictional limit is also included.
Inland Fisheries Ireland carries out applied fisheries research to assess the conservation status of Ireland's fish species, to monitor fisheries stocks in inland and coastal waters and to explore environmental issues that have an impact on fish and their habitats.
Conservation and development
Education and Outreach
Click on the form you need below, or get in touch if you cannot find it.
Get involved with the IMREC project
Sea anglers of all experience levels please sign up to use the Imrec Diary!