West Coast Rock Lobster Season Closes in April

Fishing of the West Coast Rock Lobster (WCRL) is allowed from 4 January 2020 to 5 January 2020 (2 days), and from 10 April 2020 to 11 April 2020.

Recreational West Coast Rock Lobster permits are obtainable at the Post Office.

Fishing times for WCRL will be from 8 am until 4 pm.

The bag limit is four per person, per day and the size restriction is 80 millimetres carapace length.

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No person catching WCRL with a recreational fishing permit may sell his/her catch and any WCRL caught, collected or transported must be kept in a whole state.

Source: www.sbm.gov.za