Rules and Regulations

Below you will find all the necessary regulations for fishing.

Fishing on the Salm and tributaries in Vielsalm

OPENING DATES 2020 : March 21 to june 05, 2020

Trout and brook salmon 24cm (5 fish per day)

Pike 50 cm

American crayfish

OPENING DATES 2020 : June 06 to September 30, 2020

Trout, brook salmon and perch: 24 cm

5 fish per day max

Shade: 34cm: 1 fish per day max

Pike: 50 cm

Horse, roach, carp, tench, minnow and dowel: NO-Kill

American crayfish

NEW REGULATION OF THE WALLONIAN REGION

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Only the use of barbless hooks or hooks with crushed or pinched barbs is allowed !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Fishing takes place one hour before the official sunrise time until one hour after the official sunset time.

Pike fishing all season long, at a size of 50 cm

Only two hand lines may be used simultaneously by a fisherman

BEFORE YOU FISH, YOU NEED...

1 THE PERMIT OF THE WALLOON REGION:

  1. Waterfront A permit €12.39: sold: post office and website: www.permisdepeche.be
  2. Licence B for fishing in water and crayfish 37,18€ sold: post office and website: www.permisdepeche.be
  3. Youth permits up to 15 years of age free of charge but must be downloaded from the website: www.permisdepeche.be only with certain restrictions
  4. Tourist permit 25€ equal to the B permit and valid for 15 days available only on the website: www.permisdepeche.be

When buying these you must mention that you are fishing in the Amblève sub-basin

Children under 14 years of age fishing for a single line with a single hook on board are exempt from the Walloon Region’s licence on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays and during school holidays, provided they are accompanied by an adult in possession of the licence.

2 FISHING AUTHORISATION CARD FROM THE COMPANY LA SALMIOTE ASBL.

  • Annual membership card 55€
  • Annual membership card for children born after 2002 – 20 €
  • Week pass (7 days) – 20€
  • Day ticket – 12€

ANY PERSON FISHING ON THE LAKE MUST BE IN POSSESSION OF THE FISHING CARD AND THE LICENCE

THESE ARE PERSONAL

The fishing card is mandatory from the age of 14 for children accompanied by an adult in possession of the company card and mandatory for others regardless of age.

For the annual cards you can recover from your mutual insurance company part of the amount of membership in a sports club; you must ask your mutual company for a form and LA SALMIOTE will complete it.

POINTS OF SALE OF THE CARDS OF THE COMPANY LA SALMIOTE ASBL
  • Librairie Delvaux Avenue de la Salm, 61 6690 Vielsalm from 7am to 6pm Closed on Sundays
  • Maison du Tourisme Avenue de la Salm, 50 6690 Vielsalm from 10am to 5pm every day tel 080215052
  • La Pêche sportive Chez Thierry (article de pêche) place du marché, 12 6980 LA ROCHE tél 084/411395
  • GUEBEL Josy13 Langlire 6670 Gouvy
  • Tilen Romain 45 Bihain 6690 Vielsalm
BANS ON SALMIOTE
  1. Wading (fishing with your feet in the water) is prohibited until June 05
  2. Fishing and priming with blood, marrow and maggot
CLOSURE FOR STOCKING
  • Fishing is totally and strictly prohibited on the days of re-stocking, i.e. April 10,  May 08, June 19, July 10, August 14, and September 04 after 6 p.m.
  • The committee may remove any re-fishings
NUMBER OF OUTLETS ALLOWED
  • Daily catches are limited to 5 fish of all species combined with a maximum of 1 shade per day
  • 60 fish maximum with 5 pike and 5 shades per annual card
  • 15 fish maximum with 1 pike and 1 shade per card 7 days
CONTROL AND CATCH CARD

The catch control logbook is printed on the back of each licence. It is to be completed by the fisherman:

  • by date from the first preserved fish
  • by the first letter of the fish: ex T for trout, O for shade, B for pike for perch before resuming fishing
  • If the fisherman is no longer a carrier of his fish, he must surround the boxes of the fish concerned ex T

Any fisherman who has reached the number of authorized daily catches must stop fishing, and put away his equipment so that he is no longer in a fishing attitude!

RESPECT THE PREMISES AND USE THE GARBAGE CANS

Common sense.

MONITORING

Supervision is carried out by the Company’s custodian and the members of the committee upon presentation of their control card.

Any fisherman controlled in a fishing attitude on the course of LA SALMIOTE must SPONTANEOUSLY present his SALMIOTE fishing card and his identity card allowing the controller to verify whether or not the fisherman complies with the SALMIOTE regulations, namely to be in possession of a STRICTLY PERSONAL fishing card of the SALMIOTE.

If not, the fisherman will have to:

  • Either stop fishing and leave the fishing course
  • Either pay the amount of the fishing card to continue fishing

He must authorize the control of his catches. If they are in a vehicle, he must authorize the control of the vehicle as well as all baskets, keepers, bags and pockets.

Fair play is required (respect the places and distances between fishermen)

River guard

Serge Chapelle

Rue Goronne 111 – 6690 Vielsalm
Tél : 080/215.993
Gsm : 0494/485288
sergechapelle@sknet.be

PENALTY

IMPORTANT: The penalty for violating the by-law provides for the immediate withdrawal of the permit for a minimum period of one week. After this period, the fishing card may be collected at the residence of the President (or his representative).

EXAMPLE. Non-registered fish = one week of withdrawal

In the event of a repeat offence, it will be carried out when the fishing card is definitively withdrawn.

FISHING COURSE

See the route plan.

The route is indicated by signs: PRIVATE FISHING ASBL LA SALMIOTE

GUARD: CHAPELLE Serge – Goronne 111 – 6690 Vielsalm

Tel: 080/215993 Gsm 0494/485288 sergechapelle@skynet.be

CRAYFISH FISHING

Only holders of a B licence from the Walloon Region may fish for it

Crayfish scales may not exceed 60 cm

Licence B: 5 Scales Youth Licence: 1 Balance

Animal offal is allowed as bait in the scale, it cannot be hung on the hook of a hand line.

EVERY FISHERMAN IS SUPPOSED TO KNOW AND RESPECT THIS RULE

The committee asks fishermen to take only the fish for personal consumption and reminds them that it is forbidden to sell it.

La Salmiote ASBL declines all responsibility in the event of an accident or incident.

Regulation of Lac des Doyards Vielsam 2020

OPENING DATES: January 01 to March 20 -2020

Fish that can be fished:

Carp, bream, roach, roach, rattan and NO-KILL tench

American crayfish

FISHING BAN

A; fish as bait, whether alive or dead, whole or in pieces, activated or not, regardless of the species to which they belong.

B; to artificial baits, with the exception of artificial baits that are neither rotating nor vibrating nor undulating (spoons and rapala), with a simple hook, the largest dimension of which does not exceed two centimetres.

OPENING DATES: March 21 to june 05 -2020

Fish that can be fished:

Carp, bream, roach, roach, rattan and NO-KILL tench

American crayfish

Trout and brook salmon over 24cm: 5 MAXIMUM FISHES PER DAY

FISHING BAN

A; fish as bait, whether alive or dead, whole or in pieces, activated or not, regardless of the species to which they belong.

B; artificial baits, with the exception of artificial baits that are neither rotating nor vibrating nor undulating (spoons and rapala), with a simple hook, the largest dimension of which does not exceed two centimetres.

OPENING DATES: June 06 to December 31, 2020

Fish that can be fished:

Carp, bream, roach, roach, rotengle, tench, minnow, vandoise, dowel, bleak NO-KILL

American crayfish and horse: 24 cm

Trout, perch and brook salmon over 24cm: 5 MAXIMUM FISHES PER DAY

Pike and pike-perch over 60 cm: 1 fish MAX

Shade greater than 34 cm: 1 fish MAX

OPENING HOURS

Fishing takes place one hour before the official sunrise time until one hour after the official sunset time.

BEFORE YOU FISH, YOU NEED...

1 THE PERMIT OF THE WALLOON REGION:

  1. Waterfront A permit €12.39: sold: post office and website: www.permisdepeche.be
  2. Licence B for fishing in water and crayfish 37,18€ sold: post office and website: www.permisdepeche.be
  3. Youth permits up to 15 years of age free of charge but must be downloaded from the website: www.permisdepeche.be only with certain restrictions
  4. Tourist permit 25€ equal to the B permit and valid for 15 days available only on the website: www.permisdepeche.be

When buying these you must mention that you are fishing in the Amblève sub-basin

Children under 14 years of age fishing for a single line with a single hook on board are exempt from the Walloon Region’s licence on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays and during school holidays, provided they are accompanied by an adult in possession of the licence.

2 FISHING AUTHORISATION CARD FROM THE COMPANY LA SALMIOTE ASBL (LAC DES DOYARDS).

  • Annual membership card 60€
  • Annual membership card for children born after 2002 – 20 €
  • Week pass (7 days) – 25€
  • Day ticket – 10€

ANY PERSON FISHING ON THE LAKE MUST BE IN POSSESSION OF THE FISHING CARD AND THE LICENCE

THESE ARE PERSONAL

The fishing card is mandatory from the age of 14 for children accompanied by an adult in possession of the company card and mandatory for others regardless of age.

For the annual cards you can recover from your mutual insurance company part of the amount of membership in a sports club; you must ask your mutual company for a form and LA SALMIOTE will complete it.

BANS ON SALMIOTE
  1. Night fishing is prohibited.
  2. Wading (fishing with your feet in the water) is prohibited until june 05
  3. Fishing by boat and other craft is prohibited.
  4. Fishing and priming for blood, marrow and clutter (mudworm) is prohibited.
FISHING REGULATIONS
  1. The keep is suitable for a single fisherman and can only contain fish that can be taken away and a maximum of 5 roaches for those who fish for pike.
  2. The priming is limited to 5 litres of starter flour and 1 litre of maximum maggot.
  3. Only two hand lines may be used simultaneously by a fisherman who must be in direct proximity to them and able to constantly monitor them.
  4. For pike fishing with a sharp single hook !!!!!!.
  5. Any fish caught that is smaller than the regulated size must be returned to the water without being disgorged. OBLIGATION to cut the leader of the line
  6. Remote-controlled bait boats: the round trips must not disturb other fishermen and the bait must be deposited at least 50 metres from the fishing grounds of the other fishermen.
NUMBER OF OUTLETS ALLOWED
  • Daily catches are limited to 5 fish of all species combined with a maximum of 1 pike and 1 shade per day .  No-kill pike and shadow day pass
  • 60 fish maximum with 2 pike and 5 shades per annual card
  • 15 fish maximum with 1 pike and 1 shade per card 7 days
CONTROL AND CATCH CARD

The catch control logbook is printed on the back of each licence. It is to be completed by the fisherman:

  • by date from the first preserved fish
  • by the first letter of the fish: ex T for trout, O for shade, B for pike for perch before resuming fishing
  • If the fisherman is no longer a carrier of his fish, he must surround the boxes of the fish concerned ex T

Any fisherman who has reached the number of authorized daily catches must stop fishing, and put away his equipment so that he is no longer in a fishing attitude !

RESPECT THE PREMISES AND USE THE GARBAGE CANS

Common sense.

THE PARKINGS

Fishermen cannot park their vehicles on the lawns, in front of houses and holiday apartments (including Houyoux). Use the main car parks: at the lake dike, around Fort Doyards and in front of the cafeteria.

MONITORING

Supervision is carried out by the Company’s custodian and the members of the committee upon presentation of their control card.

Any fisherman controlled in a fishing attitude on the course of LA SALMIOTE must SPONTANEOUSLY present his SALMIOTE fishing card and his identity card allowing the controller to verify whether or not the fisherman complies with the SALMIOTE regulations, namely to be in possession of a STRICTLY PERSONAL fishing card of the SALMIOTE.

If not, the fisherman will have to:

  • Either stop fishing and leave the fishing course
  • Either pay the amount of the fishing card to continue fishing

He must authorize the control of his catches. If they are in a vehicle, he must authorize the control of the vehicle as well as all baskets, keepers, bags and pockets.

Fair play is required (respect the places and distances between fishermen)

Lake guards

Bajot Maurice

Rue de la Grotte 17 b 7 – 6690 Vielsalm
Gsm : 0495/648197
mauricebajot@outlook.be

Frankar Philippe

Rue de la Grotte 17 b 3 – 6690 Vielsalm
Gsm : 0493/998602
philippe.frankar@gmail.com

PENALTY

IMPORTANT: The penalty for violating the by-law provides for the immediate withdrawal of the permit for a minimum period of one week. After this period, the fishing card may be collected at the residence of the President (or his representative).

EXAMPLE. Non-registered fish = one week of withdrawal

In the event of a repeat offence, it will be carried out when the fishing card is definitively withdrawn.

CRAYFISH FISHING

Only holders of a B licence from the Walloon Region may fish for it

Crayfish scales may not exceed 60 cm

Licence B: 5 Scales Youth Licence: 1 Balance

Animal offal is allowed as bait in the scale, it cannot be hung on the hook of a hand line.

EVERY FISHERMAN BY THE LAKE IS SUPPOSED TO KNOW AND RESPECT THIS RULE

The committee asks fishermen to take only the fish for personal consumption and reminds them that it is forbidden to sell it

La Salmiote ASBL declines all responsibility in the event of an accident or incident

POINTS OF SALE OF THE CARDS OF THE COMPANY LA SALMIOTE ASBL
  • Librairie Delvaux Avenue de la Salm, 61 6690 Vielsalm from 7am to 6pm Closed on Sundays
  • Maison du Tourisme Avenue de la Salm, 50 6690 Vielsalm from 10am to 5pm every day tel 080215052
  • Reception of the Doyards, Vielsalm water body
  • La Pêche sportive Chez Thierry (article de pêche) place du marché, 12 6980 LA ROCHE tél 084/411395
  • Lake Fishery Guard S R V GSM 049564648197
  • President S R V GSM 0498141943
CLOSURE FOR STOCKING
  • From March 18 to March 20- 120kg Fario trout
  • April 17 after 6 p.m. – 120 kg trout fario
  • May 15 after 6 p.m. – 120 kg trout fario
  • June 12 after 6 p.m. – 120 kg trout fario
  • July 17 after 6 p.m. – 100 kg trout fario
  • 07 August after 18h-100 kg trout fario
  • September 11 after 6 p.m. – 100 kg trout fario
  • October 02 after 5 p.m. – 100 kg large trout fario if possible

For the record:

  • beginning of November 100 kg of pike no closing
  • In February 200 kg carp, 200 kg roaches, 200kg tench and 100 kg perch

The committee may remove any stocking.

GUARD : BAJOT Mauritius

  • Rue de la Grotte 17b7 -6690 Vielsalm
  • Gsm : 0495/648197
  • mauricebajot@outlook.be

GUARD : FRANKAR Phillippe

  • Rue de la Grotte 17b3 -6690 Vielsalm
  • Gsm : 0493/998602
  • phillippe.frankar@gmail.com
FOR INFO
  • The committee is looking for a person to be the lake guardian for 2020
  • For information call 0498141943
  • Send applications to Salmiote asbl rue du vivier 38a 6690 Vielsalm
ACTIVITIES 2020
  • LAKE FESTIVAL: August 09 -2020
  • Trout fishing internship for young people: May 16, 2020
  • Cleaning the banks of a river on our route.

If you want to help us, let us know:

  • GSM O498141943
  • VISIT OUR WEBSITE
  • http//www.lasalmiote.be

Étang de Tiennemesse 2020

ALL FISHERMEN MUST...

All fishermen in a fishing situation must be in possession of a Salmiote asbl fishing card.

The fisherman who is not a holder of this card will have to pay the fishing fee + 50€. This sum is payable immediately at the time of the inspection; in the event of refusal: the fishing equipment and its accessories will be seized, they will be returned upon payment of the sum of 75€ within 15 days.

POND RATE

3€ per day
10€ per week
25€ per year

WHERE THE CARDS ARE SOLD
  • La maison du tourisme avenue de la Salm 50 6690 Vielsalm
  • Cafétaria of the Salm campground chemin de la Vallée 7 – 6690 Vielsalm
    with the managers Liliane and Mado
POND RENTAL

The rental of this pond is possible: 25€ per day on reservation ONLY.

tel 0498141943 + other information.

CLOSING

Closes on the rental days displayed on the info panel.

CONDITIONS FREE ACCESS

Access is free of charge for members of the Salmiote asbl society who have paid their annual dues for the river and lake.

RULES
  • THE KEEP IS FORBIDDEN.
  • NO-KILL FISHING FOR WHITE FISH.
  • THE FISH MUST BE RETURNED TO THE WATER WITHOUT DELAY.
  • Only trout can be taken away: 2 max per day and per fisherman.
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