Angling regulations are updated annually. Each region has specific regulations for individual rivers and lakes within the framework of national angling regulations.
Sports Fishing regulations 2015-16
Click here for Central South Island sports fishing regulations for the 2015-16 season.
Central South Island Fish & Game region
Note: the 'A', 'B' and 'C' are annotation for CSI's game bird hunting management. They have no bearing on the angling regulations.
Note 2: The Central South Island Region does not include the Rakaia River.
Note 3: The Central South Island Region does not include the Shag River.