.. Shop opens 8am customers are asked to respect residents in the square and wait quietly OUTSIDE of marina square until 8am

.. Shop opens 8am customers are asked to respect residents in the square and wait quietly OUTSIDE of marina square until 8am

Size Regs

Size Regs

SUSSEX & UK size limits

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Please note Marina suggested recommended sizes are as set for the Beachy head west Marine controlled zone(MCZ) and can be found on the Angling Trust pages

Bass minimum size 42cm c&r Jan,Feb & Dec

Anglers currently limited to retaining two bass per day per session in every 24 hour period in all other months.


Species
Minimum Landing SizeSize of Sexual
Maturity
Spider crabs (MCZ bylaw)12cm (top to bottom of shell)collection 20 max per day P.P.
Edible Crabs (MCZ bylaw)14cm (top to bottom of shell)collection max 5 per day P.P.
Lobster (MCZ bylaw)8.7cm (top to bottom of head carapace)collection max 2 per day P.P.
Prawns/Shrimp (MCZ bylaw)collection max 1Kilo per day P.P.
Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax)42cm46cm
Bream – Black (Spondyliosoma cantharus)24cm20cm
Bream – Gilthead (Sparus aurata)24cmUnknown
Brill (Scophthalmus rhombus)24cm41cm
Bull Huss58cm
Coalfish (Pollachius virens)35cm(see note 1) 70cm
Cod (Gadus morhua)35cm(see note 1) 60cm
Common skate (Dipturus batis)45cm180cm
Conger eel (Conger conger)91cmUnknown
Dab (Limanda limanda)23cm25cm
Dog fish38cm
European Eel (Anguila anguila)None (See note 2)Unknown
Flounder (Platichthys flesus)27cm30cm
Garfish (Belone belone)38cm45cm
Gurnard – Grey (Eutrigla gurnardus)28cm25cm
Gurnard – Red (Chelidonichthys cuculus)28cm25cm
Gurnard – Tub (Chelidonichthys lucerna)28cmUnknown
Haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus)30cm(see note 1) 40cm
Halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus)None135cm
Herring (Clupea harengus)20cm3-9 years
Horse mackerel (Trachurus trachurus)15cm30cm
John Dory (Zeus faber)25cm35cm
Lesser Spotted Dogfish (Scyliorhinus canicula)38cm60cm
Ling (Molva molva)63cm(see note 1)100cm
Mackerel (Scomber scombrus)20cm (30cm North sea)34cm
Megrim (Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis)20cm25cm
Anglerfish (Lophius piscatorius)7kilo70cm
Mullet – Grey, thick-lipped (Chelon labrosus)33cm47cm
Mullet – Grey, thin-lipped (Liza ramada)28cm47cm
Mullet – Golden Grey (Chelon aurata)33cm28cm
Mullet – Red15cm
Plaice (Pleuronectes platessa)28cm35cm
Pollack (Pollachius pollachius)30cm(see note 1) 50cm
Poor Cod (Trisopterus minutus)NoneUnknown
Pouting (Trisopterus luscus)18cm25cm
Ray – Blonde (Raja brachyuran)45cm100cm (nose to tail)
Ray – Cuckoo (Raja naevus)45cm59cm
Ray – Small-eyed (Raja microocellata)45cmUnknown
Ray – Spotted (Raja montagui)45cmUnknown
Ray – Starry (Amblyraja radiata)45cm40cm
Ray – Stingray (Dasyatis pastinaca)45cmUnknown
Ray – Thornback (Raja clavata)45cm85cm
Ray – Undulate (Raja undulate)protected please return60cm
Rockling – Five Bearded (Ciliata mustela)18cmUnknown
Rockling – Shore (Gaidropsarus mediterraneus)18cmUnknown
Rockling – Three-bearded (Gaidropsarus vulgaris)18cmUnknown
Shad- Allis (Alosa alosa)protected please returnSee Note 4 below
Shad- Twait (Alosa fallax)protected please returnSee Note 4 below
Silver Eelprotected please return
Smelt20cm
Monkfish AKA Angel Shark (Squatina squatina)None169cm(see note 5 below)
Shark – Blue (Prionace glauca)18kilo220cm
Shark – Bull Huss (Scyliorhinus stellaris)58cmUnknown
Shark – Mako (Isurus oxyrinchus)18kilo285cm
Shark – Porbeagle (Lamna nasus)None (See note 6)220cm
Shark – Smoothhound (Mustelus asterias)51cm85cm
Shark – Spurdog (Squalus acanthias)protected please return80cm
Shark – Thresher (Alopias vulpinus)18kilo260-465cm
Shark – Tope (Galeorhinus galeus)None (See note 8)Unknown
Sole – Dover (Solea solea)24cm35cm
Sole – Lemon (Microstomus kitt)24cm30cm
Topknot20cm
Trigger fish (Balistes capriscus)30cmUnknown
Turbot (Scophthalmus maximus)35cm46cm
Tuna – Bluefin (Tunnus tunnus)30kg/115cm
        (Excluding trolling and bait boats)     
See Note 9 below
Whiting (Merlangius merlangus)27cm30cm
Witch (Glyptocephalus cynoglossus)27cmUnknown
Wrasse – Ballan (Labrus bergylta)23cmUnknown
Wrasse – Cuckoo (Labrus mixtus)20cmUnknown

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