For the full report on the new salmon angling regulations for 2013 please see:


The Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Tagging Scheme regulates salmon and sea trout fishing in Ireland and is administered by Inland Fisheries Ireland. Please note that the regulations and bye-laws are subject to change. Contact your local Inland Fisheries Ireland office for information on individual rivers. All salmon rod licence holders must affix a gill tag to all retained salmon (any size), or sea trout (over 40cm).

Published below for download are the 2013 salmon angling regulations.

Gerard Garnier from France releasing a nice salmon on the River Erriff, July 2012
Gerard Garnier from France releasing a nice salmon on the River Erriff, July 2012