Leisure, parks & wellbeing


Before using any park lakes in Liverpool, you must obtain a permit from the council. This is to help promote good angling and conserve the quality of the lakes.

Once registered, it allows us to contact anglers about any issues affecting the lakes, as well as giving us a better idea as to how our parks are used.

How to apply

Use our online form below to apply for a permit.

Read our privacy notice which tells you how we use your data.

Apply for an angling permit

Angling lakes

The following parks in Liverpool have angling lakes:

Rod licences

All anglers over 12 years old fishing in freshwater will also need to purchase a rod licence from theĀ Environment Agency. Rod licences must be renewed annually, each April.

Liverpool parks and greenspaces

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