Fishery Rules & Regulations
The following Fishery Rules & Regulations are set by CARPEDIEM ANGLING LTD in order to provide the most enjoyable angling experience for all and to ensure the safety of all users of the lakes. Your attention to these rules is appreciated.
- RODS - Maximum of 3 (three) rods allowed per angler. THEY MUST NOT BE LEFT UNATTENDED AT ANY TIME.
- RIGS AND HOOKS - Do not use fixed lead, tether or bent hook rigs.
- LINE - Minimum of 12lb breaking strain. Braided main lines, leaders or lead core not to be used.
- SCALES - It is compulsory for all anglers to have scales that are capable of weighing to at least 80lbs.
- UNHOOKING MATS - Large unhooking mats are compulsory and will be provided.
- LANDING NETS & WEIGH SLINGS - All landing nets and weigh slings are to be dipped prior to use on the fishery.
- FISH CARE - Iodine or similar fish care products must be used on all catches.
- SACKING OF FISH - For the maximum welfare of the fish "sacking" is strictly forbidden at all times.
- BAIT BOATS - May be used but, please have consideration for other anglers.
- RISK OF FIRE - The area surrounding the lake is forested - NO open fires are allowed.
- LITTER - Plastic sacks and bins are provided for your rubbish.
- RADIOS - Must be played at a reasonable level.
- FISH / WILDLIFE - You are fishing a beautiful lake, any damage or interference with the fish / wildlife / environmental surroundings will NOT be tolerated and you will be asked to leave immediately. Please see item 13 of Booking Terms and Conditions.
- BAIT - Particle baits MUST be bought at the lake shop. No nuts allowed.
- CHILDREN - We do not consider the fishery suitable for children under 14 years of age. All children between the ages of 14 and 16 years must be accompanied by an adult.
- ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURES - Please DO NOT enter the fishery before 12.00 noon. The draw for all swims will be made at 13.00 Saturday. Fishing to close 10.00am each Saturday. If you are going to be late for the Draw, please contact us as soon as possible to advise us of your estimated time of arrival.
- LAKE BOAT - is not available for use by clients.
- GENERAL - Some minor points for the benefit of all anglers will be explained upon arrival.
These rules are for the benefit of everybody at Etang Le Fays. Anglers following in your footsteps wish to find it as you have.