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Southern Inshore Fisheries & Conservation Authority   

Name and address of organisation

Southern Inshore Fisheries & Conservation Authority 
64 Ashley Road Parkstone
Poole Dorset
BH14 9BN
Tel/Fax: 01202 721373

Main contact Chief Fishery Officer & Clerk
Type of organisation Statutory Authority
Terms of reference Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authorities (IFCAs) are Committees or Joint Committees of local authorities that fall within the IFCA District.  They are constituted under the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 and are tasked with the sustainable management of inshore sea fisheries resources in their local area.
Membership Not applicable.
Geographical Area The Southern Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority was vested on 1st April 2011 and the District stretches from the Devon border in the West to Sussex border in the East and covers the entire Dorset, Hampshire and Isle of Wight coastline out to 6 nautical miles from baselines.
Publications View publications.
Relevant projects/initiatives Visit the organisation website.