Ivy House Lakes holds several matches a week across the complex.
All Ivy House Lakes Open Match draws are at 9.00 am.
Heron, Kingfisher, Moorhen, Willow, and the old Match Lake are all available for club or group bookings.
We also have the occasional 24hr carp match on Willow or Specimen Lakes. Valid rod license and ID are required.
Please ensure you read all our IVL rules stated on our Fishing Rules
1000Kg Common Carp added to Old Match Lake April 2021 - the stock level now 5000Kg and 60% Carp, 40% Silver, Tench, Perch New Carp Delivery
Ivy House Lakes Spring, Summer, and Autumn Match Schedule
Every week throughout the Season
Tuesday - Old Match Lake and Kingfisher; random draw across both lakes
Thursday - Heron
Saturday - Old Match Lake and Kingfisher random draw across both lakes
Sunday - 2 Matches - A) Heron and B) Old Match Lake
IHL Festivals 2022
Spring Festival 5th June for 5 days £150
2022 Winter League Dates
Entry Fee £70 + plus pools
November 13th and 27th
January 8th and 22nd
We allow one reserve and points count.
The Christmas match will take place on Sunday 18th December 2022 and will follow the same format as our last match with money and hamper prizes. Entry Fee £30.00
|HARVEY LLOYD FISHERIES MATCH RULES 2022|
|KEEP NETS AND LANDING NETS SUPPLIED BY THE FISHERY|
NO OTHER NETS OR STINK BAGS ALLOWED
Updated 13th Augst 2022
Attention match Anglers - NET LIMITS
Please note the net limits and take sufficient to your peg at the start of the match. You are not permitted to get more nets from your vehicle once the match starts.
Nets must be out on the bank for 1 hour prior to the all in.
Max 60lb, up to 70lb knocked back to 60lb
If over 70lb net DQD
If 2 nets over angler will be dqd and banned for 1 month
Please respect these limits. some anglers can’t even lift out a 40lb net but still disregard the limit and expect the scales man to do the job for them which is not acceptable.
If you can’t lift your nets out and denet correctly you might need to reconsider match fishing or ask another angler to do the job for you.
|1. BARBLESS HOOKS ONLY - MAXIMUM SIZE 10|
|2. NO FIXED BOLT RIGS - MUST BE FREE RUNNING|
|3. FEEDER FISHING - MINIMUM 4" 100MM HOOK LENGTH NO BRAID|
|4. YOU MAY FISH UP TO THE NEXT PLATFORM BUT NOT PAST IT|
|5. NO FLOATING POLES 16M LIMIT - NO TAPPING ON THE SURFACE WITH POLE OR ROD|
|6. NO FEEDING WITH A SECOND ROD OR POLE WHILST FISHING|
|7. NO FEEDING PRIOR TO THE MATCH STARTING.|
|8. FLOAT FISHING POLE OR LINE - MINIMUM DEPTH 6" 150MM BELOW THE FLOAT.|
|9. NO JIGGA/JIGGER RIGS ALLOWED|
|10. 8" 200MM MINIMUM LINE FROM POLE TIP TO FLOAT|
|11. 16 METRE POLE LIMIT - MAXIMUM 1 METRE LINE BETWEEN FLOAT AND POLE TIP|
|12. ALL FISH TO BE NETTED NO SWINGING|
|13. NO OVER SHOTTING POLE FLOATS|
|BAIT RULES AND PERMITTED BAITS|
|THIS MEANS IF IT'S NOT ON THE LIST YOU CANT USE IT|
|1. FISHERY PELLETS ONLY. LIMIT OF 1/2 PINT OF HOOK PELLETS AT YOUR PEG|
|2. MAGGOTS, CASTERS, PINKIES, WORMS, CORN, HEMP, FISHERY COARSE PELLETS|
|3. 1/2 PINT OF HOOK PELLET INCLUDING EXPANDER. 1 SMALL TUB BOILIES|
|4. 2 KG OF GROUNDBAIT.|
|5. BREAD MAY BE USED ONLY AS A HOOK BAIT - IT MUST BE COMPRESSED AND SUNK|
|7. NO FLOATING BAITS OR ARTIFICIAL BAITS|
|8. NO UNUSED BAIT TO BE LEFT ON THE BANK OR PLATFORM|
|HERON - 60LB PER NET - SPLIT FISH EQUALLY|
|WILLOW, KINGFISHER, AND MOORHEN - CARP 60LB LIMIT (OVER 70LB NET DISQUALIFIED)|
|STRICTLY NO GARDENING ALONG YOUR BANK OR PEG|
|IF THERE IS AN OBSTRUCTION TELL ANDY OR THE BAILIFF|
|ANYONE IN BREACH OF THESE RULES WILL NOT BE WEIGHED IN.|
|ANYONE NOTICING MISCONDUCT OR CHEATING INFORM ANDY OR THE BAILIFF|
|PLEASE REMOVE ALL LITTER AT YOUR PEG AND BANK|
|PLEASE RESPECT THE FISHERY NETS|
|ANYONE CAUGHT TAKING THE FISHERY KEEP NETS OR LANDING NETS WILL BE BANNED|
|FISHERY PHONE NUMBER 07725 732 624|
Fishery opens from 7.30 am to 6.00 pm Tuesday to Sunday.
Press top the intercom button and wait for response from the shop.
Once gates opened please check in at the shop for tickets.
Please note gates are kept closed for security of anglers, customers and residents on the complex.
Pleasure fishing is open 6 days a week
Tackle & Bait Shop Open Daily 7.30 - 9.00 am and on request at other times if the bail onsite.
SORRY NO DOGS ALLOWED ON THE COMPLEX
Peg Fees Max 8 Hours 2 Rods excluding specimen lake £10
Children Under 14 years old, must be accompanied by a paying adult.
24HR Carp Tickets max 2 rods PER PERSON £22
Arrival 4 pm for 24HR
No evening only tickets
07725 732 624