If you’re a serious game angler then a Season Permit is by far the best option. Joining Staffordshire’s premier fly fishing venue comes with plenty of benefits.

  • A Season Permit offers great value for money and is equivalent to just £17.37 per week.
  • The North Lake is open only to Season Permit holders from the beginning of the season until the end of April.
  • Eight fish kill limit per visit for Season Permit holders subject to weekly quotas.
  • Use of the comfortable fishing lodge.
  • Boat hire discounted for Season Permit holders. Plus Season Permit holders can take advantage of the further discount of 12 boats for the price of 10 when paid for in advance.
  • An extended season
  • Up to 15% discount on selected items purchased from our on-site shop
  • A regular newsletter
  • Two exclusive Season Permit holder’s pre-season pike fishing days
  • Three complimentary full day guest tickets valued at £78 when you take out a full Season Permit
Permit Options Annual Charge Annual Quota
1 – Full Season Permit –  Single £660 300
2 – Full Season Permit – Couple £985 450
3 – Pro rata (min.12 weeks) £240  96 (per 12 weeks)
Permit Options Quota weeks 1-8

Catch & Kill

Quota weeks 1-8

Catch & Return

Quota weeks 1-8

Catch & Kill

Quota weeks 1-8

Catch & Return

1 – Full Season – Single 18 Unlimited 24 Unlimited
2 – Full Season – Couple 27 Unlimited 24 Unlimited
3 – Pro rata  8  Unlimited  8  Unlimited

Full Season permit – single  = A full Season Permit for one person

Full Season – couple = A full Season Permit for a married or co-habiting couple.

Pro rata = Pro rata membership is available for a minimum of 12 consecutive weeks if you are unable to fish the whole season.

As a Season Permit holder, should your annual quota be achieved before the end of the season you may continue fishing by purchasing weekly permits at a cost of £20 per week, during which time normal catch limits will apply.

Note: You must also hold a valid Environment Agency Rod Licence.

To apply for a Season Permit, download an application form and send it to us at the address on the Contact Us page

Download an Application Form

Or alternatively fill out a form online to become a Season Permit holder

Become a Season Permit Holder

What happens next?

When we receive your application a member of staff will contact you to arrange payment and set up your details on our Permit Holder database.