2017 Permit Pricing: After holding our prices for 2 seasons we have introduced an increase in 2017.  However this increase also includes the opportunity to Catch & Release Trout (subject to specific rules & terms) - improving our value for money even further.  To find out more about this new facility available on Anchor Lake please see the catch reports area news feature Exe Valley introduces Catch & Release Permit Options.

  • 10 Fish Catch & Release Only Permit - £25.00

  • 2 Fish Kill + 2 Fish Release - £30.00

  • 3 Fish Kill + 3 Fish Release - £35.00

  • 4 Fish Kill + 4 Fish Release - £40.00

  • 5 Fish Kill + 5 Fish Release - £45.00

  • Permits are valid for one session only and must be purchased prior to fishing.

  • Tagged Trout Entry Fee: To add even more excitement to your day we stock tagged Trout on a regular basis which can win the lucky captor a cash prize!  Please add £1 to your permit fee which funds the pool prize to take part in this fun competition.


Parent & Child Permit: Pay the standard adult permit fee as shown above and a child may share the bag limit.  Please note that only one child per full paying adult may share a ticket.  Fish may be caught on both Anchor & Lobbs Lake.  The age limit for this offer is 14 years old and under.

Cash Payment: We advise anglers to arrive with cash including £10 notes, £5 notes and £1 coins which will enable them to pay for our permits as listed above in the event that the shop is closed, using the self serve facility (see further info below).

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Card Payment: We are happy to process card payments when the shop is open.  However we do not guarantee that the shop will be open during fishery hours, therefore please also visit with cash as described above.  Nearest cash point is Dulverton.

Self Service Payment: We have a specific permit hut, which also includes an area to rest & shelter.  Use this area to complete & pay for permits using cash at anytime during fishery opening hours (8am – 6pm)  

Pre Paid Permit Voucher: Can be purchased over the phone by Visa or Mastercard.  PayPal & BACS payment can also be processed.

Payment Methods we do not accept: Cheque payment is not available. 


Permit Rules: We strive to operate a friendly fishery.  Our rules have been kept to a minimum and are as simple as possible.  These rules are in place to ensure no misunderstandings or unnecessary embarrassment.  Here is a simple check list showing our main conditions regarding the issue of Exe Valley Fishery Permits.

  1. Permits must be paid for prior to fishing
  2. Please do not begin fishing without a valid permit
  3. Only printed permit options are available
  4. One permit to be completed per angler (n/a to parent & child)
  5. Bag sharing is strictly forbidden (n/a to parent & child)
  6. Fishing must stop when limit reached
  7. Under no circumstances can permits be upgraded
  8. Environment Agency Rod Licence Required