Inland Fisheries Ireland Announces 35 “Angling for All” Projects Granted Funding in 2020

Inland Fisheries Ireland has granted funding for 35 angling projects across the country in 2020. The projects, which received financial grants though Inland Fisheries Ireland, supported by the Dormant Account Fund to the tune of €140,000, will benefit initiatives from groups in Ireland that are engaged in novice angling.

Applications were welcomed from any group in Ireland that is engaged in developing novice angling, for expenditure on projects that support governance, education and safety in angling. The “Angling for All” fund is financially supporting 35 such projects across Ireland with a view to increasing numbers of novice anglers. Four national projects are receiving funding along with the 31 regional projects, these include projects by the following:

  • The National Coarse Fishing Federation of Ireland (NCFFI)
  • The Salmon and Sea Trout Recreational Anglers of Ireland (SSTRAI)
  • The Angling Council of Ireland (ACI)
  • The Irish Federation of Pike Angling Clubs (IFPAC)

For a full list of projects and initiatives receiving funding, visit