Safer Lakes.

Please help protect our communities, observe social distancing and stay safe.

Check car parks and toilets across the Lake District National Park

See lakedistrict.gov.uk/coronavirus for latest coronavirus rules across the National Park and our services.

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Buy a Bassenthwaite Fishing Permit

You will need a fishing permit for fishing from the shore or on the water. You will also need one of the boating permits below if you want to fish from a paddlecraft or boat. Under 16s are allowed to fish for free without a permit.

Your permit

Start date

Lenght of permit

Your details

First name

Last name

Email

Address line 1

Address line 2

Town / City

Postcode

Country

Telephone