The Island’s fishing industry is at the heart of Jersey’s heritage and culture and remains an integral part of day-to-day business within the Port of Jersey.

Similarly, leisure fishing is ever popular with local Jersey people and visitors alike as Jersey waters offer endless fun for amateur and professional anglers.

Whether it’s coastal or freshwater fishing you’re interested in, detailed information about the following is available on :

  • what you can catch and where you can catch it
  • local regulations
  • the species that are readily available

If you intend on fishing or low water fishing in Jersey territorial waters, including at Les Ecrehous and Les Minquiers, you are required to comply with Jersey Fisheries regulations. For more information please see or contact

 Si vous avez l’intention de pêcher ou de pêcher à pied dans les eaux territoriales de Jersey, y compris Les Ecrehous et Les Minquiers, vous devez vous conformer aux règlements du département des Pêches de Jersey.  Pour plus d’information, veuillez vous référer à ou contacter