Permits are available from the following outlets:

  • Association Headquarters: Griffin Hotel, Earle St, Newton-le-Willows, WA12 9XE - Monday nights 8pm.
  • Angling Direct H3, Cockhedge Way, Warrington, WA!- 2QQ, 01925-230097
  • Golborne Tackle And Bait, 1A Grimshaw Street, Golborne, WA3 3SD.
  • Harry's Fishing Tackle, 211 Old Road, Ashton in Makerfield, WN4 9QP.
  • Leigh Tackle & Bait, 90/94 Leigh Rd, Leigh WN7 1SL
  • Londis, Bradlegh Rd Newton le Willows, WA12 8QW (Canal day tickets only).
  • Newton le Willows Tackle & Bait, Wargrave Rd Newton le Willows WA12 8JW
  • Prescot Angling Centre, (Ken Dunn) 18/20 St Helens Rd, Prescot, Merseyside, L34 6HR
  • St Helens Tackle & Bait, Chain Lane, St Helens, WA11 9HB.
  • Warrington Tackle & Guns, (formerly Bailey's), 20-22 Parksway, Woolston, Warrington, WA1 4BP.
  • Widnes Angling Centre, 44 Victoria Rd, Widnes, WA8 7RJ,

Membership prices and information:

  • Membership runs from 1st April 2020 to 31st March 2021.
  • Juniors - £9
  • Senior members - £43
  • Ladies members - £17
  • Disabled members - £28
  • O.A.P's - £28

IMPORTANT : A photo MUST be affixed to the last page of your permit before it becomes valid.


  • Keys for both Whitedoor Dam (£5.00) and Havannah Flash (£3.00) are available from Golborne Tackle and Bait, 1A Grimshaw Street, Golborne, WA3 3SD.
  • Keys for White Door Dam are available from Complete Locks, Queen St, Earlestown, Newton le Willows, WA12 9AS and Golborne Shoe Repairs, High St, Golborne, WA3 3BU price £5.00.
  • Havannah Flash keys are available from Prescott’s hardware store, Westfield St, St Helens, WA10 1QF price £2.50.
  • Membership permit must be shown complete with your photo ID to purchase a key.

Night Fishing:

Night fishing is available to senior members on several of our waters.
A night fishing permit must be obtained from the Association Headquarters (Monday evenings 8:30pm) prior to fishing. The annual (1st April 2020 to 31st March 2021) cost of a night fishing permit is currently £30.