Membership & Pricing (2020 - 2021)
You will require a permit / day ticket to fish the Basingstoke Canal. These can be purchased from local tackle shops and on the bank by our fishing bailiffs. Annual season permits can be purchased over the telephone from Tackle Up of Fleet on (01252) 614066. You can pay using a credit / debit card and the membership book will be posted to your home address. Below is a list of locations where you can purchase your BCAA day ticket or permit in person. There are three types of permits that you can purchase which will allow you to fish, as listed below. If you want to purchase your fishing permit on the day that you are going to fish then you will be able to buy them on the bank by our fishery bailiff officers. The pricing for bankside tickets is shown below.
Please Note: These tickets are available from local tackle shops with a substantial discount. This does not apply to Annual Permits. Permits are available from the tackle shops listed below. (We do not accept credit/debit card payments on the canal bank)
The day ticket & monthly membership ticket are only valid between the following times and months (June 16th - October 31st between 5am & 10pm | November 1st - March 14th between 5am & 7pm)
Information about your permit
Permit Type - Bankside Price
Adult - Half Season
Senior Citizen / Disabled
Senior Citizen / Disabled - Half Season
Under 16 Years (Juniors)
* New Permits *
** 2021 **
Can I night fish the canal ?
Yes - Night fishing is only permitted if you have a full annual membership . Night fishing is not allowed on Day or Monthly permit. (Remember that you will need to fix a copy of your passport photo inside your permits front page). Failure to add your photo to your permit with void your permit.
151 Fleet Road, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 3PD
Tel No: 01252 614066
Basingstoke Canal Authority
Canal Centre, Mytchett Place Road, Mytchett, Surrey, GU16 6DD
Tel No: 01252 370 073
Gold Valley Lakes
Government Road, Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11 2PT
Tel No: 01252 350 963