stockton angling limited

General Information

Fishing Seasons

The River Tees close season for the following species of fish are:-

Salmon1 November31 January inclusive
Sea Trout1 November2 April inclusive
Trout1 October21 March inclusive
Coarse Fish15 March15 June inclusive

Please Note that the use of maggots during the coarse fish close season is forbidden by Environment Agency byelaws.

Fishing on the Wear for A and B Section Members

Special rules apply to this water in addition to club rules. A map of the fishing together with the special rules can be obtained by emailing the club or by contacting the Treasurer.

Polite Warning to Poachers

WarningStockton Angling Limited takes the threat from poachers very seriously. Our waters are patrolled regularly by bailiffs and we will prosecute any poachers found on Stockton Angling Limited waters.

Membership Cards

Members are reminded that current membership cards must be carried when fishing the waters. Any member fishing without a current membership card will be asked to leave the water.


All members are reminded to take their litter home with them. Please do not leave any litter on the banks when you leave the waters.

Number of Rods

Some of our members have been caught using two or more rods on our waters. We must remind members that our rules prohibit the use of more than one rod on our waters and this rule must be strictly adhered to.