BASC has met with Edwin Poots, DAERA Minister, to raise members’ concerns over the future of general licences in Northern Ireland.
Press Release: BASC meets with NI Agriculture Minister to discuss general licences The UK’s largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC) has met with the Minister for the Department of Agriculture Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA), Edwin Poots, to highlight members’ concerns regarding the future of Read more…
Read our FAQs on the interim licencing scheme for gamebird release on or within 500m of European Protected Sites.
The Government has announced an interim licensing scheme for gamebird release on and within 500 metres of European Protected Sites.
The government has today announced plans to introduce an interim licensing scheme for gamebird release on and within 500m of European Protected Sites (Special Areas of Conservation (SAC) and Special Protection Areas (SPAs)) in England. The announcement follows a period of consultation and will come into force 31st May. The Read more…
Significant win in the courts as judge rejects Wild Justice’s claim on general licences.
BASC has welcomed the publication of Scotland’s latest general licences, which will come into force on the 1st January 2021.
Earlier decision to block association is overturned following legal challenge.