The natural wealth of Banyoles Lake makes it ideal for angling.
You’ll need a fishing permit issued by the Autonomous Government of Catalonia: you’ll also need a specific permit for the Banyoles Lake area and the Vilar pond.
Permits are available for 1 day, 15 days or up to 5 years (counted from the date of application).

The specific permit is either for 1 day or annual (calendar year).
These permits can be obtained through:
Internet:; in the transactions section (or using the search option, searching by “fishing permit”)
You can also use this option to renew your fishing permit and apply for the permit for the controlled area.
When you take out the permit for the controlled area, bear in mind the following details:
- River: Ter
- Type: Without kill
- Species: Cyprinids

In person:
Pla de l’Estany Regional Office of the Department of Agriculture, Livestock, Fishing and Food
Carrer de la Llibertat, 159, 3r A
17820 Banyoles
Telephone numbers: (+34) 972 57 07 57 / (+34) 972 58 05 58

Girona Territorial Services of Agriculture Livestock, Fishing and Food

Plaça de Pompeu Fabra, 1
17002 Girona
Telephone: (+34) 872 97 50 00

Times:Monday to Friday, 9 am to 2 pm.

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