Fishing On Deal Pier

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Fishing is permitted on sections of the pier stem and lower deck. Tickets can be purchased on arrival at the pier entrance.

Opening times

  • Monday-Thursday 08.00-10.00
  • Friday 08.00-00.00
  • Saturday 08.00-00.00
  • Sunday 08.00-22.00

Fishing charges


 summer charges
Day Ticket - 08.00-21.00 (April-November) £6.60 per rod £3.20 per rod
Night Ticket - 21.00-08.00 (designated evenings)  £9.50 per rod £5.30 per rod



 winter charges
Day Ticket 08.00-16.00 (December-March   £5.15 per rod £2.50 per rod


* Concession charges include juniors under 16, unemployed, senior citizens, disabled and students. Identification / proof for concession rate is required.

Fish of the month competition

We run a fish of the month competition for which the winner receives two complementary combined day/night tickets!

How do I enter?

Simply purchase a fishing ticket from the pier entrance on the day of your visit for your chance to win this prize.

How and when is the competition judged?

Should you feel you have a prize winning catch, please contact the pier attendant on duty who will weigh and record your prized catch. Should you have the largest fish at the end of the month the pier staff will contact you.

When can I use the complementary tickets?

Each ticket can be used for one full day of fishing on the pier and are valid for three months from the date the tickets were issued. Proof of identification will be required to use each ticket.


For more information, please contact the pier office on 01304 363815 or email

Group fishing on Deal Pier