Fishing license

Fishing license

The Vinkeveense Plassen is an excellent fishing area. Here you will find large numbers of carp, pike, zander and roach.

You must be in possession of one of the following documents for fishing on the Vinkeveen lakes.

A day or week permit from the Cooperative Hunting and Fishing Association “De Goede Vangst (The Good Catch)”
A fishing pass from the General Weesper Hengelaarsbond or from the Amsterdam Fishing Association.

The permits do NOT apply to areas where signs indicate that fishing is prohibited.

On the Vinkeveense Plassen an extra permit is required for night fishing, the so-called Night fishing license.
This permit may only be issued together with a weekly fishing permit.


Purchase your fishing license
at Jachthaven Borger 

Price list

You buy at Jachthaven Borger:

Day fishing license for            € 6,00

Weekly fishing license for    € 18,00

Night fishing license for       € 15,00

* ( A night permit can only be bought in combination with a weekly permit. Otherwise it is not valid )
* If you buy a fishing licence online, you still have to collect it at our reception.
* Fishing licences are only available on paper.
However, you can pay for the permits online in advance.
*If you want to use the permits very early, please contact us.
We will then prepare the permits.

Map of the lakes

With your fishing license you receive the Vinkeveen  lakes puddle card.



The Vinkeveense plassen is a large nature reserve with many different areas to delight anglers. You can therefore fish with different material. The material you use depends on the kind of fish you want to catch.


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