Fishing Licence

Fishing Licence

The fishing season runs from 16 June 2020 to 14 March 2021 inclusive. We are now in the closed season for fishing.  We will start processing applications on 1 June 2020.

How to get a fishing permit

To fish in any of the above three waters you must have an Enable Leisure & Culture Fishing Permit. If you are aged 12 or over, it’s a national requirement that you also have a UK fishing rod licence.

Dates and Prices

From June 2020 to March 2021 season, the prices are:
• adult £100.00 per season
• senior (65 years and over) £72.50
• junior (under 16) £53.00
• people with a registered disability £53.00

Download an application form and relevant documentation

Fishing Terms and Conditions 2019 - 2020


Fishing General Information 2019 - 2020


Fishing Regulations (Green Places) Environmental Agency

Rod Licence

For information on Environment Agency rod licences visit https://www.gov.uk/fishing-licences, or enquire at your local post office.

Please note that ‘Magnet Fishing’ is NOT permitted in any of the open water spaces in Wandsworth. Fishing Licences only permit ‘normal’ rod and line fishing. If you witness anyone using this technique, please contact the Parks Police on their patrolling mobile 075 0095 9442 or landline 020 8871 7532 or email parkspolice@richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk.

Battersea Park lake fishing area

Central Ave, London SW11 4BE, UK

Wandsworth Common lake - southern basin

3 Routh Rd, London SW18 3SW, UK

Tooting Common main lake

Dr Johnson Ave, London SW17 8JU, UK