Fishing exclusion zones

All fishing activity is prohibited in the following areas:

  • the parallel box from Archirondel to the French coast
  • the precautionary area off St Helier harbour

Commercial trawling is also prohibited through charted underwater cable areas.

You should refer to current nautical charts for further details or contact Jersey Coastguard on +44 (0) 1534 447705.

Specific fishing restrictions apply to both commercial and recreational fishing activity. Further details can be found on the ‘sea and coast’ section of the Government of Jersey website.