Get Involved

We need your help to make Take a Friend Fishing even Bigger and Better!

Take a Friend Fishing is BACK!

We’ve got a special opportunity for anglers to get outdoors and fishing with a friend, family member or even a work mate and create amazing memories from Monday 1st August until Wednesday 31st August. Summer’s a great time to grab a mate and get them a FREE one-day fishing licence worth £6 – £12 from the Environment agency.

Here are 4 easy ways everyone can support this extra special Take a Friend Fishing this summer...

1/ Ask anglers to register for a FREE licence

2/ Use the hashtag: #takeafriendfishing

3/ Go fishing with a friend and post the fishing trip on your story/reel – link our website:

4/ Tweet or post the following on social media:
Take a Friend Fishing is back!
During National Fishing Month, get a free one-day Environment Agency fishing licence #takeafriendfishing

What you need to know

WHAT: Take a Friend Fishing during National Fishing Month 2022
WHEN: From Monday August 1st – Wednesday August 31st 2022
WHY: Get more people into, or back into fishing
WHO: Existing anglers with licence take a friend or family member
HOW: Get a FREE one-day fishing licences worth £6 – £12 here

Our Lovely Supporters and Friends

Clubs, Fisheries & Trade

Spread the Word!

Encourage your members, staff and visitors to Take a Friend Fishing and spread the word!
Send out an email, word of mouth and share on social media – use the hashtag #TakeAFriendFishing

Offer or Discount to Share?

Let us know about any special offers or discounts like free day tickets for the friend, that your Club, Fishery or Shop are offering Take a Friend Fishing anglers in the form below so we can let more people know about it!


Please let your bailiffs and other staff know about Take a Friend Fishing so that they make Anglers and their Friends as welcome as possible

Host a Take a Friend Fishing event

Contact and we will provide free publicity by listing you on and include the event in our paid-for advertising. We might also be able to support your event with an angling coach and equipment (subject to availability)


Take a friend fishing is an Angling Trades Association initiative to encourage engagement with angling and presents a real time investment opportunity for all sectors of the angling trade. Allowing anglers to take a friend tackles recruitment at grass roots level. Whether you are self-employed or a multi-national involved in angling, you can support the TAFF initiative.

Find out more  at or email or complete the form below.

Contact us to Get Involved!

Fill in the form below if you would like to become a supporter or let us know about any special offers, discounts and events your Club, Fishery or Shop have available to anglers who bring a friend fishing as part of Take a Friend Fishing – we will advertise your offers and brand on this website as well as support you on social media.

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