On Monday morning, 22 March 2021, a virtual draw took place to allocate 45 River Lee Brown Tags to prequalified salmon licence holders.  A total of 180 entries were received. Entrants were issued numbers ranging from 201 to 380 inclusive by email on Saturday 20 March.

IFI recorded the draw and used a random generator to draw the numbers, which is evident in the recording.  A total of 55 numbers were drawn in the first instance.  The first 45 to be allocated brown tags, with a reserve of 10.

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

Numbers selected are laid out below.

262
371
258
369
312
376
215
296
236
328
303
266
318
250
281
227
294
301
378
207
231
305
363
329
239
222
248
293
267
214
380
246
302
353
277
341
374
279
339
372
213
373
320
359
289

These are the initial 10 reserve numbers:

272
349
283
314
313
244
330
317
257
323

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

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Brown tags