(See article 7 of the Ordinance No. 14/2014 of 23 January)
In the recreational fishing, only vessels registered for recreational or maritime-tourism activities are permitted.
and fishing competitions
Pursuant Article 4 (3) of the Ordinance 14/2014, the crew of a vessel engaged in recreational fishing activities are required to wear a life jacket or individual buoyancy aid.
Distances between Practitioners/Vessels
(See articles 6 and 7 of the Ordinance No. 14/2014 of 23 January)
The practitioners of recreational fishing, when operating from land, shall keep at least 5 m between themselves or professional fishermen unless otherwise agreed.
When recreational fishing is carried out from a vessel, a minimum distance of 50 m from other vessels, practitioners of recreational fishing or stationary gear anchored to the bottom shall be kept.
The practitioners of underwater fishing shall keep a minimum distance of 20 m from each other unless otherwise agreed.
Any vessel shall maintain a minimum safety distance of 50 m from floating signalling equipment for underwater fishing or from vessels flying the Alpha flag of the International Signal Code.