Rules / Terms & Conditions


  • Please Drive very Slowly, you are driving on a Public Bridleway used by Walkers, Horses and Mountain Bikes.  
  • Under 14yrs are not permitted at the fishery.
  • 14yrs and over must be able to provide valid I.D when asked (No ID No Fishing).
  • 14yrs to 18yrs must be accompanied by an adult.
  • You must have a Valid Enviromental Agency rod licence.
  • Stop at the fishery office on arrival to sign in and pay.  

Fish Care

  • Landing nets & unhooking mats must be dipped on arrival to prevent the spread of fish diseases. 
  • Rods must not be left unattended. 
  • Do not strike to set the hook beyond reasonable force.
  • Never lift fish above knee height, keep the fish wet and return ASAP.
  • Sacking of fish is only permitted for weighing purposes only.
  • Keep nets ask before use. No carp to be retained.
  • You must have and use fish care antiseptic when needed.


  • Barbless hooks only, No micro barb, No filed filed, No trebles.
  • No Main line braid other than hook link or spomb & marker rod.
  • Minimum 12lb mainline.
  • Safety rigs must be used.
  • No leadcore lines.
  • 32" landing net required for carp fishing. 
  • Bait boats - Ask before use.  
  • Single barbless hook if spinning for perch.


  • No out of date Baits.
  • No Cat & Dog meats.
  • Particle baits must be properly prepared and soft to squeeze.
  • Do not discard bait on the bank. 

General info

  • Take all your rubbish home.
  • Do not put glass bottles in the rubbish skips.
  • Please put your vehicle in the car park after unloading.
  • Fishery Gates are locked from 6pm to 8am for your security and ours. 
  • No other visiting guests other than those booked in are allowed onsite.
  • We do not allow take away deliveries onsite.
  • No Dogs allowed onsite.
  • No Swimming or Wading in the water. 
  • No Heavy drinking, drugs, guns, drones, loud radios or shouting.
  • Stoves & BBQ must be raised to pevent scorching.
  • Green bivvy style Tents / shelters only.


  • All accidents must be recorded in the accident book in the fishery office.
  • First aid kit is in the Fishery office.
  • Caution should be taken when net dipping in disinfectant, ask for assistance if unsure. You are responcible for your own personal pretective equipment.
  • Caution should be taken, when walking around the lake day and night as trip hazards are present e.g uneven ground, rabbit holes, slippery surface, bare roots and branches.
  • Caution should be taken camping under trees - Falling branches and lightening strikes can kill.
  • Fishing should stop when lightening is present.
  • The lake water is very cold, the edges shallow but with steep holes, avoid falling in. Life rings are positioned around the lake to be used only to save life.


  • It is a condition of payment that we have the right to search your vehicle at any time.
  • The removal, killing, eating or transfer of any fish will mean a claim by the owners for full compensation.
  • Niether the company nor its employees shall be held responsible for loss or damage to any of your property however caused.
  • Anglers, guests or visitors are not entitled to make any claim against Gweryd lakes or employees of any loss, injury or theft.
  • We reserve the right to cancel any booking at any time.
  • We reserve th right to alter these terms at any time without prior notice.