On Tuesday morning, 27 July 2021, the FINAL virtual draw took place to allocate River Lee Brown Tags to prequalified valid 2021 salmon rod licence holders.  A total of 104 entries were received for the 40 available tags.

Entrants were issued numbers ranging from 601 to 704 inclusive and notified of their number by email by Sunday 25th July 2021, in advance of the draw.

IFI used a random generator to draw the numbers. The draw was recorded.  A total of 45numbers were drawn in the first instance.  The first 40 to be allocated brown tags, with a reserve of 5.

The draw was witnessed by Tom Morrison Cork District Inspector, Myles Kelly, Angling Advisor, Catherine Dwane, Assistant Inspector (Administrator of the Tags) and confirmed by Sean Long, RBD Director.

Numbers selected are laid out below.

  • 639
  • 644
  • 664
  • 646
  • 665
  • 604
  • 689
  • 692
  • 667
  • 686
  • 704
  • 703
  • 625
  • 655
  • 610
  • 633
  • 673
  • 606
  • 637
  • 605
  • 622
  • 620
  • 676
  • 682
  • 697
  • 623
  • 696
  • 677
  • 679
  • 658
  • 685
  • 615
  • 632
  • 659
  • 683
  • 688
  • 651
  • 656
  • 657
  • 653

These are the initial 5 reserve numbers:

  • 635
  • 694
  • 617
  • 603
  • 640

It is envisaged that the Brown Tags will be issued by post by tomorrow afternoon.  All anglers are asked to acknowledge receipt of their Brown Tag by email including the tag number to corkleebrowntag2021@fisheriesireland.ie

Please note: This is the final allocation of brown tags for the 2021 season. Good luck to all anglers for the rest of the season.

brown tags
Brown tags