FISHING REGULATIONS IN LAKE PIELINEN 

Minimum lengths 

All protected fish and undersized fish which are caught must be released.
Landlocked salmon and brown trout with adipose fin must also be released. 

Fishing for brown trout and landlocked salmon is prohibited in rivers and streams from 1 September until 30 November. For rod fishing and lure fishing, however, close season is from 11 September to 15 November. 

Fishing for grayling is prohibited during April and May; however, rod fishing and lure fishing are allowed. 

Technical regulations 

Protection areas 

LURE FISHING PERMIT 

Permit entitles lure fishing in Lake Pielinen including Lautiainen and Kuokkastenjärvi lakes.
Maps are available from fishing permit vendors.
Permit does not entitle fishing in lake Viekijärvi.
Permit is personal and valid for one calendar year.

 

Validity:                               Basic fee                Additional lures                        

Day                                        5,00 €                                 2,50 €

2 Days                                    7,00 €                                 2,50 €

Week                                     10,00 €                                3,50 €

Month                                    14,00 €                                4,00 €

Year                                       20,00 €                               5,00 € 

Fishing permits can be purchased also by direct bank transfer to the Pielinen Fishery bank account

OP Lieksa FI63 534307 40062216 

Verification of the bank transfer must show fishing period, paid amount and possible additional lures.
Bank document or cash machine receipt must be carried and presented to fishing supervisor when required. 

Permit vendors

Joensuu:       Jokierä, Länsiviitta 2, tel. +358 44 7646 309

Eno:              Enon Erä ja Urheilu, shopping centre, tel. (+358 13) 761 771

Uimaharju:    R-kioski, Harjunraitti 17, (+358 13) 771 841

Lieksa:          Urheiluliike Ropponen, Pielisentie 44, tel. (+358 13) 522 568
                     Lieksan Retkiaitta, Pielisentie 33, tel. (+358 13) 526 420
                     R-kioski, Rantalantie 13, tel. (+358 13) 521 082
                     Sportia Lieksa

Juuka:           Eräjussi Ky,  Kirkkotie 1, tel. (+358 13) 472 300
                     Neste Kolinportti, Kolintie 10, tel. +358 10 3224 720
                     ABC Juuka, Juuantie 2, tel. +358 10 7637 642

Nurmes:        Konesola Ky, Kirkkokatu 16 A, tel. (+358 13) 480 180
                     ABC Nurmes, Välitie 2-4, tel. +358 10 7637 562

Koli:              Sale Koli, Kolintie 94, tel. +358 10 762 3300
                     Korpishop Koli, Hiekkaniementie 2, tel. +358 400 159 204

Paalasmaa:  Paalasmaan Lomamajat, Eteläpääntie 140, tel.  +358 400 882 008 

NOTE. Provincial lure fishing permit entitles fishing with one lure. Provincial lure fishing permit is only valid for one additional lure if more than one rod is used in trolling. Basic fishing permit must be first purchased and fees paid for additional lures; one of them may be provincial lure fishing permit. 

NOTE! If you catch any salmon with T-bar anchor fish tag, it is extremely important to send the tag or tag information together with information of the fish and the catcher to Game and Fisheries Research. 

Mail address: RKTL, Merkit, Tunnus 5005751, 00003 VASTAUSLÄHETYS

Online: www.rktl.fi. Reward is paid to senders.