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Haaf Net Fishing in Annan

We manage Haaf Net fishing in Annan. Fishing is not permitted from 6pm on Friday until 6am the following Monday.


  • West - from the mouth of the River Annan to the Solway border with England
  • East - from the Altar Stone to Battlehill 


  • Salmon - 1 June until 6pm on Friday 7 September
  • Trout - 1 May until 6pm on Friday 7 September 

Throughout the season, no fishing shall take place from 6pm on Friday until 6am the following Monday.


Applications for 2018 are currently open:

To apply for a licence you need to be 18 years old or over.


Regulations apply. Haaf Net rules and guidelines are provided with licences.


Haaf Net Licence (Salmon) - £41.50 (including VAT)
Haaf Net Licence (Trout only) - £25.00 (including VAT)

Procedure for Allocation of Haaf Net Licences

The Annan Common Good Fund Sub-Committee hold the rights to 47 Haaf Net Licences, 30 of these allow for Salmon and 17 are for Trout only.

Call 030 33 33 3000 or email for further information

Page last updated: 12/02/2018
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