There are two council run fishing ponds in the area:
- Hardwick Heath, Bury St Edmunds
- Newt Pond, Haverhill
You will need a permit to fish in these ponds. To apply for one you will need your 12 month rod licence number and including the junior rod licence for children age 13 to 16 years of age. The 12 month permit covers both Hardwick Heath and Newt Pond and costs £13 for an adult and £6.50 for children under 16 years of age. Ensure that you read our angling regulations.
There are also a number of private lakes where you can fish, visit Go Fish for more information.