Permit Information - 2019 Season

Permit prices are listed below and can be obtained from the outlets shown below. Please observe and follow the rules and byelaws below at all times.


Adult Season Permit: £50

OAP (65 and Over) Season Permit: £25

Under 18 Permit: £10

Day Ticket: £10

Day Ticket (Between 1 September and 31 October): £15

Anyone posting 5 Day Tickets to the Secretary will receive a free season permit for remainder of the year.

Permits are available at local outlets are listed below

Rules and Regulations of the Association


  1. The season will extend from 15th February to 31st October for salmon/sea trout and from 15th March to 6th October for brown trout.

  2. No Sunday Fishing.

  3. Brown trout measuring less than 10 in. and Sea trout less than 10in. must be returned to the water. The bag limit is 3 Sea Trout and 3 Brown Trout per day. As the river is currently designated by Marine Scotland as mandatory catch & release for Salmon, all salmon caught must be returned to the river regardless of condition.

  4. Only one rod is allowed by an angler and it must not be left unattended.

  5. Members and ticket holders shall avoid damaging crops, fences and trees, leave no litter, shut all gates, will no light fires and follow the country code.

  6. Parking will be in designated area only.

  7. The members and officials of the association have power to inspect the ticket of every person fishing and to see the fish in their possession.

  8. The committee has the right to refuse any application for membership or visitor ticket.

  9. Members are expected to report all cases of suspected illegal fishing to the secretary or committee.

  10. Members are reminded that it is an offence to kill unclean or gravid fish.

  11. It is illegal to use as bait natural prawn or shrimp or any part thereof.

  12. Gaffing is strictly forbidden throughout the season.

  13. Details of all Salmon, Grilse and Sea trout caught must be made either using the on line form, or by returning the catch return form provided with your permit to the Secretary by 1 December. Failure to do so may result in refusal of next year’s ticket.

  14. All Anglers must carry and use a disgorger.

  15. Bait fishing is by single hook only

  16. Climbing trees is forbidden.

Please observe the above and enjoy your fishing

Tickets are available from


Ticket Secretary

Mr John Gray
10 Balderran Drive, Cardenden, KY5 0LF

Secretary & Treasurer

Mr David Farmer
49 Sandylands Rd, Cupar, KY15 5JP


Cupar Hardware Store (R. Dott Thomson)
57 Bonnygate,
Cupar, KY15 4BY

16 Ladywind
Cupar, KY15 4DE

Reekies Country Store
Prestonhall Trading Estate
Cupar, KY15 4SX

Eden Area

The Kilt Shop
 68 South Street,
St. Andrews KY16 9JT

Aladdins Cave
259 High Street,
Leslie, KY6 3AX

A&M Tackle,
21 Main Street
Lochgelly, KY5 9AG


Anglers Choice
259 Strathmartine Road
Dundee, DD3 8QQ