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Cockle fisheries at Traeth Lafan, Traeth Melynog and Red Wharf Bay in North Wales are now closed.  This applies from 1 May to 31 August 2022.

The cockle fisheries in North Wales are now closed to cockle gatherers until 31 August 2022. This complies with Byelaw 14 of the former North Western and North Wales Sea Fisheries Committee.

The byelaws of the former North Western and North Wales Sea Fisheries Committee stand. In the same way as if they were made by Welsh Ministers in a Statutory Instrument. For further information, visit legislation.gov.uk.