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HUNTING

Working for the future of hunting.

Our relentless campaigning has guaranteed that we continue to enjoy our rural activity. We continue to work tirelessly to protect your sport and we use our resources wisely.
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SHOOTING

Promoting and defending shooting for future generations

We are part of an award-winning organisation that uses its political, PR and campaigning skills to get the very best results for everyone who enjoys shooting. We’re taking shooting seriously – are you?
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Angling

Working together for the future of Angling

We work in partnership with the Ulster Angling Federation and other Angling organisations to campaign for anglers rights and conservation of wild salmonid stocks. We seek fair access to angling waters for the local Angler. Together we are a strong voice for the conservation of salmon both nationally and internationally
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HCAP Assessment Dates for 2018

Friday, 3 November 2017

Following introduction of mandatory certification for licensed deer hunters, Deer Alliance HCAP have set an outline calendar for assessments in 2018, as follows:
MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTION EXAMINATIONS (MCQs), 2018

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MANDATORY CERTIFICATION FOR DEER HUNTERS FROM 1st JANUARY 2018

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

With effect from 1st January 2018, all first-time applicants for a Deer Hunting Licence (DHL) in the Republic of Ireland will be required to be certified as competent in knowledge of deer, including aspects such as hunting regulations and the law, under the provisions of the Deer Alliance Hunter Competence Assessment Programme (HCAP) or equivalent, before being issued with a DHL.
This applies whether their application is based on State forestry or on private land.

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PSNI Notification - Firearms Security

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

We have been advised by the PSNI that they have recently seen an increase in the theft of firearms and ammunition from domestic addresses. We would like to remind your supporters and members of their responsibility in terms of the security of their firearms and specifically:

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Pink Rainbow Collection

Friday, 6 October 2017

To mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2017, our team at Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland have created some beautiful pink flies to raise vital donations for the project. It costs £600 to put one lady through our Casting for Recovery programme, which marries support, counselling and fly fishing for ladies with breast cancer.

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Compulsory CRRU-IASIS Wildlife Aware Certification

Friday, 6 October 2017

Trained Professional Users of Rodenticides must register with Dept of Agriculture by 31 December 2017 and must have CRRU-IASIS Wildlife Aware Certification
Newly introduced requirements for those offering rodent pest management services require that Trained Professional Users (PMUs) offering such service register with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM). 

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